Carbon Monoxide - SIAD Società Italiana Acetilene e Derivati
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Carbon Monoxide, CO, is a colourless, odourless, highly toxic, flammable gas.
Pure acetylene is used:
- as a component in calibration gas mixtures for environmental monitoring systems and industrial hygiene gas mixtures
- in semiconductor fabrication: selective oxide etching in conjunction with C4F8
- in the manufacturing of metal carbonyls.
Metals: Brass; Stainless Steel; Carbon Steel; Aluminum; Copper; Monel; Hastelloy A, B, C.
Plastics: Kel-F; PTFE.
Molecular Weight: 28.01
Specific Gravity (Air = 1): 0.97
CAS Registry No.: 630-08-0