Gold(I,III) chloride

Gold(I,III) chloride
Gold(I,III) chloride
CAS number 62792-24-9 YesY
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Molecular formula Au4Cl8
Molar mass 1071.490 g mol-1
Exact mass 1067.617028092 g mol-1
Appearance black crystals
 N chloride (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Gold(I,III) chloride is a black solid with chemical formula Au4Cl8 that contains gold in two different oxidation states - +1 and +3. It is a photosensitive solid and should be kept away from light and stored in dark-coloured containers.


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