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CPA Solution T25 | CAS: 16941-12-1

Synonym(s): Chloroplantinic acid, Dihyrogen hexachloro-platinate hexahydrate, Platinic chloride, Speier's catalyst

Internal Heraeus Name: CPA sol. T25 LSTDP

Product Details

  • Color
  • Form
  • Molecular weight
    409,81  g/mol
  • Product type
  • Packaging type
    2.5 Liter Bottle Narrow Neck |5 Liter Bottle Narrow Neck  


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Additional Information

Precious Metal Content

Platinum 24.90 - 25.10 %


Chemical formula H2PtCl6
Counter Ion Chloride


Heraeus Ident-No. 81152810
CAS - Number 16941-12-1
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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.