Tungsten carbide (WC)

CAS Registry Number®

12070-12-1
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CAS Name

Tungsten carbide (WC)

Molecular Formula

CW

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Compound Properties

  • Boiling Point (1)

    6000 °C
  • Melting Point (1)

    2780 °C
  • Density (1)

    15.6 g/cm3

Source(s)

  • (1) International Chemical Safety Cards data were obtained from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (US)

Other Names and Identifiers

Other Names for this Substance

  • Tungsten carbide (WC)
  • Tungsten monocarbide
  • Tungsten carbide
  • Tungsten monocarbide (WC)
  • WCIO

Deleted or Replaced CAS Registry Numbers

52555-87-0, 182169-08-0, 182169-11-5, 188300-42-7, 188300-43-8, 188300-44-9, 188300-45-0, 2089386-72-9, 2135330-57-1