Ruthenium (IV) Hydroxychloride

Ruthenium (IV) Hydroxychloride

CAS number: 14898-67-0

Chemical formula: Ru(OH)Cl3

Metal content: 43.0—45.0%

Application: precursor of ruthenium compounds. Forms a part of electrolyte of porous ruthenium electroplating. Used for preparing catalysts to produce ammonia.

Shelf life: 3 years.

Package: dark glass ampoules and jars.

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IndicatorsTrial Data Results
Appearance Black to black-brown crystals
Mass fraction of ruthenium (Ru), % 43.0—45.0
Mass fraction of admixtures in relation to ruthenium, %, max.:  
platinum, palladium, rhodium, iridium, gold, copper, nickel 0.002
silver 0.001
sodium 0.02
calcium, magnesium, iron 0.003
silicon 0.01