send us an inquiry

LC1410 di-Cobalt octacarbonyl

(protective gas: Argon) for synthesis


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC28410 Glass ampoule 10 g 44.55


Product information
Synonyms Octacarbonyldicobalt, Dicobaltoctacarbonyl
Hill Formula C8Co2O8
Chemical formula Co2(CO)8
HS Code 2931 00 99
EC number 233-514-0
Molar mass 341.94 g/mol
Storage Store below +15°C.
CAS number 10210-68-1


Chemical and physical data
Solubility < - 0.1 g/l (20 °C)
Melting point 52 – 55 °C decomposes
Molar mass 341.94 g/mol
Density 1.78 g/cm3 (25 °C)
Boiling point 52 °C decomposes
Vapor pressure 1 hPa (20 °C)
Flash point -12.8 °C


Safety information
R Phrase R 17-40-43
Spontaneously flammable in air.Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.May cause sensitization by skin contact.
S Phrase S 22-36/37
Do not breathe dust.Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
Categories of danger highly flammable, carcinogenic, sensitizing
Hazard Symbol



Storage class 4.2S Spontaneously Combustible Solids
WGK WGK 3 highly water endangering
Disposal 14
Inorganic salts: Container I. Neutral solutions of the these salts: Container D. Before placing in Container D, check the pH with pH-Universal indicator strips (Item No. 109535).



Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 2846 PYROPHORIC SOLID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.(DI-COBALT OCTACARBONYL), 4.2, I
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 2846 PYROPHORIC SOLID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.(DI-COBALT OCTACARBONYL), 4.2,


Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 754 mg/kg


Assay (Co) ≥ 97 %
Melting range
– lower value
≥ 52 °C
– upper value ≤ 55 °C
Identity (IR) passes test


di-Cobalt octacarbonyl, Laboratory chemicals, Laboratory Chemicals manufacturer, Laboratory chemicals india, Laboratory Chemicals directory, elabmart