Agent Name

Cesium bromide

CAS Number

7787-69-1

Formula

Br-Cs

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Caesium bromide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] Hygroscopic beads; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"In x-ray fluorescent screens, spectrometer prisms, and absorption-cell windows." [Merck Index]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Cesium."

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