Gold/Tetra-N-Octylammonium Chloride Colloid - Features and Properties of Gold/Tetra-N-Octylammonium Chloride Colloid by Strem Chemicals

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Properties of Gold/Tetra-N-Octylammonium Chloride Colloid

Background

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 Gold/Tetra-N-Octylammonium Chloride Colloid

The table below lists the physical and chemical properties of Gold/Tetra-N-Octylammonium Chloride Colloid

CAS Number

7440-57-5

MDL Number

MFCD06798658

Chemical Formula

Au/(C8H17)4NCl

Color and Form

2.6 nm ± 1.1 nm; brown-orange solid

Ratio

Gold: 28%, Tetra-n-octylammonium chloride: 72%

Solubility in Water

Insoluble

Stability

Air and moisture stable

Incompatibility

Aqua regia, alkali cyanides, ammonia and hydrogen peroxide

Decomposition Products

carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, organic fumes, hydrogen chloride

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Date Added: Jan 26, 2009 | Updated: Sep 16, 2013
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