Product: Iron 57
Catalog Number: 1578
Synonyms: Iron Dust;
Iron Metal;
Iron Powder;
Metallic Iron;
Elemental Iron
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Formula: Fe-57
Enrichment: 95%
Chemical Purity: 99%
Molecular Weight: 55.847
Appearance: Black to gray solid
Category: Metal Isotopes Alphabetical Listing
Stability: Decomposes when heated. Oxidizes when exposed to air.

Keep from contact with oxidizing materials.  Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.


Non-hazardous for transport

Literature References:

Hill, D.T., Girard, G.R., McCabe, F.L., Johnson, R.K., Stupik, P.D., Zhang, J.H., Reiff, W.M., Eggleston, D.S., [.mu.-1,1'-Bis(diphenylphosphino)ferrocene]bis(chlorogold): synthesis, iron-57 and gold-197 Moessbauer spectroscopy, x-ray crystal structure, and antitumor activity. Inorg. Chem., 1989, 28(18):3529-3533.; Flinn, P.A., Ruby, S.L., Kehl, W.L., Mössbauer Effect for Surface Atoms: Iron-57 at the Surface of η A12O3. Science, 1964, 143(3613):1434-1436.

Applications: Fe-57 has a low natural variation in energy of the 14.4keV nuclear transition. This characteristic makes it ideal for use in Mössbauer spectroscopy and nuclear resonance vibrational spectroscopy.