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Appearance and Properties It is white powder with a strong smell of chlorine. Its solution is yellow green translucent liquid.
Melting point, ℃ 100 for decomposition
Relative density, water=1 2.35
Relative vapor density, air=1 6.9
Formula Ca(ClO)2
Molecular weight 142.99
Solubility Soluble in water
Raw materials of calcium hypochlorite Calcium hydroxide, chlorine gas, liquid caustic soda and water
Danger Calcium hypochlorite is a strong oxidizing agent. It may cause combustion and explosion in contact with water or moist air or mixed with alkaline matter. Besides, the risk of combustion also exists when touching organics. If exposed to heat, acids or sunshine, calcium hypochlorite will break down and let out a strong smell of chlorine.

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    Calcium hypochlorite is a chemical compound with formula Ca(ClO)2. It is a white powder which has a strong pungent smell. Besides, calcium hypochlorite is easily soluble in water and its solution is yellow green translucent liquid.