Lanthanum Carbonate (La<sub>2</sub>(CO<sub>3</sub>)<sub>3</sub>) 99.9% 3N - MSE Supplies LLC

MSE PRO Lanthanum Carbonate (La2(CO3)3) 99.9% 3N

SKU: PO8002

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MSE PRO™ Lanthanum Carbonate (La2(CO3)3) 99.9% 3N

  • Product Number: PO8002 (500 g)
  • Formula: La2(CO3)3
  • CAS Number: 587-26-8
  • Molecular Weight: 457.838 g/mol
  • Density: 2.6–2.7 g/cm³ at 25 °C
  • Color: White powder
  • Solubility in water: Negligible
  • Solubility: Soluble in acids
  • Purity: 99.9% 3N (La2O3/TREO*)
* TREO - Total Rare Earth Oxides


    Lanthanum Carbonate La2(CO3)3 is a white rare earth salt. It is used as a starting material in lanthanum chemistry to make lanthanum strontium manganite, La2-xSrxCuO2, etc. The applications include solid oxide fuel cell, high-temperature superconductors, for treating hyperphosphatemia in medicine, for the tinting of glass, for water treatment, and as a catalyst for hydrocarbon cracking. 

    Notes: More detailed product information including SDS, certificate of analysis (COA), lead time and volume pricing are available upon request. Please contact us for bulk order discount.

    Rare Earth Impurities Content (%) Non-Rare Earth Impurities Content (%)
    Total<0.1 Fe2O3<0.005







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    [3] Lanthanum carbonate grafted ZSM-5 for superior phosphate uptake: Investigation of the growth and adsorption mechanism. Chemical Engineering Journal 430 (2022): 133166.