CALCIUM BORIDE - (12007-99-7)

Introduction

Name: calcium boride
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 12007-99-7
Chemical Formula: CaB6
Molar Mass: 104.944 g
Mass Percent: Ca 38.189 %; B 61.810 % 

Classification

• inorganic

Physical Properties

Melting Point:*
2235°C 1 = 2508.15 K = 4055°F


* - 1 atm pressure

Bonding

Bonding: polar covalent
Ionic Character: 31.52 %

For More Information

Sources

(1) - Lide, David R. CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, 84th ed.; CRC Press: Boca Raton, FL, 2003; p 4-48.