Barium Dithionate

Title: Barium Dithionate
CAS Registry Number: 13845-17-5
Additional Names: Barium "hyposulfate"
Molecular Formula: BaO6S2
Molecular Weight: 297.45
Percent Composition: Ba 46.17%, O 32.27%, S 21.56%
Line Formula: BaS2O6
Literature References: Prepn: Pfanstiel, Inorg. Synth. 2, 170 (1946).
Properties: Dihydrate, crystals. Poisonous! d 4.54. Loses SO2 on heating above 150° forming BaSO4. Sol in 4 parts water; more sol in hot water; slightly sol in alcohol.
Density: d 4.54
Status: This monograph has been retired and is no longer subject to revision or update.
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