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Chloroplatinic Acid Solid | CAS: 26023-84-7

Synonym(s): CPA | Hexachloroplatinic acid | H2[PtCl6] · n H2O

Internal Heraeus Name: CPA HSAMP

Product Details

  • Packaging/Sample size
    10  g
  • Packaging type
    Bottle, 100 ml  


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Additional Information


Heraeus Ident-No. 5100236
CAS - Number 26023-84-7

Precious Metal Content

Platinum 39.9-40.1%


Chemical formula H2[PtCl6] · n H2O
Counter Ion Chloride


Appearance Solid
Color Orange
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Benefits and Applications

Hexachloroplatinic acid (CPA) is used in the coating of heterogeneous catalysts. Furthermore, hexachloroplatinic acid (CPA) serves as a starting compound for the synthesis of platinum-containing cytostatics, e.g. Cisplatin, oxaliplatin or carboplatin. Another area of ​​application is the production of platinum sponges. Hexachloroplatinic acid (CPA) is also used as a precursor for the production of platinum complex compounds.