Phenyl mercuric chloride
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C6H5ClHg
Molecular Weight: 313.15
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 60mg/Kg;
rat subcutaneous LD50: 47mg/Kg;
rat intraperitoneal LDLo: 50mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as antimicrobial agent, preservative. eg: paints, inks, woods, leather
Preservative in personal care products.