Magnesium Oxide (MgO) Nanopowder - Features and Properties by Strem Chemicals

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Properties of Magnesium Oxide Nanopowder


Since its inception, Strem Chemicals has focused on offering unique organometallic compounds for both academic and industrial research purposes. Close relationships with leading researchers in the field have enabled Strem to stay abreast of the latest scientific advances in and regularly add novel chemicals to our product portfolio. Most recently, Strem Chemicals has embraced the emerging area of nanotechnology and formed a collaboration with the Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kohlenforschung. A series of including metal nanoclusters, metal nanocolloids (organosols and hydrosols), metal nanopowders, metal nanoparticles, and magnetic fluids are now available from Strem Chemicals.

Properties of Magnesium Oxide Nanopowder

The table below lists the physical and chemical properties of Magnesium Oxide Nanopowder.

CAS Number


MDL Number


Molecular Formula


Molecular Weight


Color and Form

white powder

Specific Surface Area (BET)

≥600 m2/g

Crystallite Size

≤4 nm

Average Pore Diameter


Total Pore Volume

≥0.4 cc/g

Bulk Density

0.4 g/cc

True Density

2.4 g/cc

Mean Aggregate Size


Loss on Ignition


Moisture Content


Ce Content (Based on Metal)


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Date Added: Jan 24, 2009 | Updated: Sep 16, 2013
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