ZINC SULFIDE - (1314-98-3)

Introduction

Name: zinc sulfide
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 1314-98-3
Chemical Formula: ZnS
Molar Mass: 97.474 g
Mass Percent: Zn 67.104 %; S 32.895 % 

Classification

• inorganic

Bonding

Bonding: polar covalent
Ionic Character: 28.18 %

Thermochemistry

ΔHf° (s sphalerite): -49.23 kcal/mol 1 = -205.98 kJ/mol
S° (s sphalerite): 13.8 cal/(mol•K) 2 = 57.74 J/(mol•K)
ΔGf° (s sphalerite): -48.11 kcal/mol 3 = -201.29 kJ/mol

Reactions

For More Information

Wikipedia
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