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Bismuth(III) sulfide, 99.9% (metals basis), Thermo Scientific Chemicals

Catalog Number aa3583418
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50 g
250 g
dibismuth(3+) trisulfanediide
dibismuth(3+) trisulfanediide

Bismuth(III) sulfide is used as a starting material to produce other bismuth compounds. It is used in glass industry as a colorant, electronic ceramics, scintillator BGO and in superconductors.

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

Color Black-Brown
Physical Form Crystals and/or Chunks
Quantity 50 g
Solubility Information Insoluble in water. Soluble in acids.
Formula Weight 514.15
Percent Purity 99.9%
Density 7.7 g/mL
Assay (metals basis)
Chemical Name or Material Bismuth(III) sulfide
Hazard Category Warning
Hazard Statement GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Precautionary Statement GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes.
Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
EINECSNumber 215-716-0
RTECSNumber EB3105000
Recommended Storage Ambient temperatures

RUO – Research Use Only

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