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Barium Fluoride (BaF₂)

Barium Fluoride (BaF₂) is a white, crystalline solid highly transparent to ultraviolet and infrared radiation, making it an excellent material for optical components. Barium fluoride is a good electrical insulator with high thermal stability, making it useful in high-temperature applications. It is chemically stable and resistant to many acids, bases, and other corrosive substances.

Powder Typical Purity: 98.0% min.

Pieces Typical Purity: 99.9%
Typical Applications

Barium fluoride is used in lenses, prisms, and windows for infrared spectroscopy, X-ray imaging, and other optical applications. It is also used in scintillation detectors.

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Barium Fluoride TSCA (SARA Title III) Status: Listed. For Further Information, Please Call The Epa, Office Of Chemical Safety And Pollution Prevention (Ocspp) At 202-564-2902
Barium Fluoride CAS Number: 7787-32-8

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