Cobalt carbonate related knowledge

- Jun 25, 2018-

Cobalt carbonate is a kind of red monoclinic crystal or powder, which is poisonous and irritating to the eyes, respiratory system and skin. It is mainly used as beneficiation agent, catalyst, disguised coating pigment, feed, micro-fertilizer, ceramic and raw material for producing cobalt oxide.

Property: Red monoclinic crystal or powder. Relative density 4.13, almost insoluble in water, alcohol, methyl acetate and ammonia, soluble in acid, does not work with cold concentrated nitric acid and concentrated hydrochloric acid, heated to 400 °C to decompose, and emit carbon dioxide, air or weak oxidant Under the gradual oxidation to cobalt carbonate.