Rhenium(III) chloride

Synonym: Rhenium trichloride, Trichlororhenium

CAS Number 13569-63-6 | MDL Number MFCD00011196  | EC Number 236-987-1

Trichlororhenium Chemical structure

Product codeRE9636
CAS number13569-63-6
Assay (purity)98%+
Metal purity99.9% – Re
Purity methodby mass spectrometry
Molecular weight292.57 g/mol
Boiling point>550 °C (>1022 °F)
Appearancedark red powder
Molecular formulaReCl3
Linear formulaReCl3
Packagingglassware/metal containers/bubblers

Rhenium(III) chloride is used as a starting material for the synthesis of peralkylated benzene-metal complexes that act as electron reservoirs. See links below

Ereztech manufactures and sells this product in small and bulk volumes. Glass ampules, bottles or metal ampules or bubblers are available for packaging. For additional analytical information or details about purchasing RE9636 contact us at sales@ereztech.com

Safety information

UNNot regulated
Hazardous classNot regulated
Packing groupNot regulated
Pictograms GHS07
Signal wordWARNING
Hazard statementsH315-H319-H335
Precautionary statementsP261-P264-P271-P280-P302 + P352-P304 + P340-P305 + P351 + P338-P312-P332 + P313-P337 + P313-P362
Transport descriptionNONH for all modes of transport
In TSCA registryYes

First Aid Measures

General adviceConsult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance. Move out of the dangerous area.
Eye contactRinse thoroughly with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician.
Skin contactWash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician.
InhalationIf breathed in, move person into the fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician.
If swallowedDo NOT induce vomiting. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Rinse mouth with water. Consult a physician.


Certificates of Analysis (CoA)

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Lot# 9214 Lot# 9587 Lot# 11006

External identifiers for Trichlororhenium

Pubchem CID83581
IUPAC Nametrichlororhenium
InchI IdentifierInChI=1S/3ClH.Re/h3*1H;/q;;;+2/p-3

Known applications and external links

With Rhenium(III) chloride oxide other customers often ask:

Ereztech synthesizes and sells additional RE-compounds.

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