Agent Name

Sodium hypophosphite monohydrate

CAS Number

10039-56-2

Formula

H2-O2-P.Na.H2-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Fosfornan sodny [Czech]; Sodium phosphinate hydrate; Phosphinic acid, sodium salt, monohydrate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phosphite Compounds

Description

White odorless solid; Deliquescent; [Merck Index] White hygroscopic crystals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a reagent and to make hypophosphites; [Merck Index]

Comments

Not considered hazardous by GHS classification; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Sodium hypophosphite."

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