A white powder that is used commercially in photoconductive infrared detectors.
Insoluble in water. Soluble in nitric and hydrochloric acids.
Hazards and Safety
Toxic by ingestion and inhalation. Decomposes with heat.
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Richard S. Lewis, Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 10th ed., 1993