Cadmium carbonate (EC 208-168-9)
Cadmium substances > Cadmium Substances

 Substance description/characteristics

1. Name and other identifiers of the substance:
The substance cadmium carbonate is a mono constituent substance (origin: inorganic)
The following public name is used: Cadmium carbonate


Substance identity:
EC number: 208-168-9
EC name: cadmium carbonate
CAS number (EC inventory): 513-78-0
IUPAC name: cadmium carbonate
Annex I index number:
Molecular formula: CdCO3
Molecular weight range: 172.4199


2. Composition of the substance
Name: Cadmium carbonate
Degree of purity: ≥ 80 — < 100 % (w/w)


Constituent Typical concentration Concentration range Remarks
cadmium carbonate
EC no.: 208-168-9
≥ 85 % (w/w) ≥  80 — < 100 % (w/w)  


Additive Typical concentration Concentration range Remarks
Cadmium sulphide
> 15 % (w/w)  ≥  0 - < 20 % (w/w)  


3. Classification
Please download classification information from document at the bottom of the page. Cadmium carbonate has a group classification in DSD Annex I (not re-assessed) and is more severely self-classified in the new CLP system.


Cadmium carbonate classification according to CLP-GHS and DSD-DPD. This document mentions ONLY the endpoints for which the substance is classified.
(Size : 0.05 MB)