Silver oxalate

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Formula
AgOOCCOOAg
Structure
Description
Colorless to snow white needles or plates.
Uses
Exptl photographic emulsion (low sensitivity).

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
533-51-7
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
208-568-3
RTECS
RO2900000
RTECS class
Other
Merck
12,8664
Beilstein/Gmelin
20140 (G)
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C2Ag2O4
Formula mass
305.78
Decomposition point, °C
140
Density
5.005 g/cm3
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
 
Dielectric constant
9.4 (15 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a dark location.
Stability
Explosive decomposition on impact, friction or fast heating.
Incompatibilities
Hydrochloric acid, chloride solutions.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 

Transport.
Hazard class
Forbidden