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Erbium(III) chloride hexahydrate ErCl3·6H2O, CAS 10025-75-9

Erbium(III) chloride hexahydrate ErCl3·6H2O, CAS 10025-75-9

Erbium(III) chloride hexahydrate (ErCl3·6H2O) is a white crystalline powder with the chemical formula ErCl3·6H2O. It is a hydrated salt of erbium and chloride ions.

Erbium(III) chloride hexahydrate is used as a raw material for the production of other erbium compounds, and as a dopant in the production of optical fibers, amplifiers, and lasers. It is also used in the preparation of various ceramic materials and as a catalyst in some organic synthesis reactions.

In addition to its industrial applications, erbium(III) chloride hexahydrate has some potential medical uses. It has been studied for its potential as a therapeutic agent in the treatment of certain cancers and has been shown to have anti-tumor activity in some preclinical studies.

Physical Properties

Compound Formula H2Cl3ErO
Molecular Weight 381.71
Appearance Pink crystalline powder, crystals, or chunks
Melting Point N/A
Boiling Point N/A
Density N/A
Solubility in H2O N/A
Exact Mass 378.900239
Monoisotopic Mass 378.900239


MF ErCl3.6H2O
MW 273.62 (anhy)
Purity 99.999%/99.99%/99.9% REO
CAS 10025-75-9
Synonyms ErbiumChlorid/Chlorure De Erbium/Cloruro Del Erbio


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