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PD1706 Lanthanum Carbide Powder

Catalog No.PD1706
Purity99% ~ 99.9%
Chemical FormulaLaC2
Coloryellow crystalline pieces
Density5.29 g/cm3
Appearancetetrahedral crystals
Melting Point2360°C

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Lanthanum carbide (LaC2) is a chemical compound. One way in which it is manufactured is through a process of diffusion and evaporation of graphite and lanthanum metal in a DC arc furnace.
Lanthanum carbide is a water-reactive and a flammable solid.


lanthanum carbide powder, LaC2, lanthanum carbide crystal, metal carbide, lanthanum dicarbide, lanthanum carbide target, CAS# 12071-15-7.

Lanthanum Carbide Powder

Chemical Properties

Nominal Chemistry: La 85.256 % C 14.743 %

Physical Properties

Sintered pieces, targets, and coarse powder

Typical Applications

Used to study the manufacture of certain types of superconductors and nanotubes


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Molar Mass  (g/mol.)


Density (g/cm3)


Melting Point (°C)


Boiling Point (°C)


Specific Surface Area (m2/g)



yellow crystalline pieces


Van der Waals Radius 

Atom Radius

Electronic Configuration

[Xe] 5d1 6s2

Space Group

D174h, I4/mmm, tI6


tetrahedral crystals


Lanthanum Carbide Powder TSCA (SARA Title III) Status: Listed. A flammable solid
Lanthanum Carbide Powder CAS Number: CAS# 12071-15-7
Lanthanum Carbide Powder UN Number: 3132

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