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Arsenic and Arsenic Compounds

  1. Sabina C. Grund1,
  2. Kunibert Hanusch2,
  3. Hans Uwe Wolf3

Published Online: 15 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a03_113.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Grund, S. C., Hanusch, K. and Wolf, H. U. 2008. Arsenic and Arsenic Compounds. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    SMC-Metallurgical Consultant, Dorsten, Germany

  2. 2

    Hüttenwerke Kayser, Lünen, Germany

  3. 3

    Universität Ulm, Ulm, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2008

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Arsenic
1.1.Introduction
1.2.Physical Properties
1.3.Chemical Properties
1.4.Occurrence
1.5.Production
1.5.1.Production of Arsenic Trioxide
1.5.1.1.Ore Dressing
1.5.1.2.Pretreatment of Arsenical Materials
1.5.1.2.1.Roasting
1.5.1.2.2.Alternative Pretreatments of Arsenical Materials
1.5.1.3.Production of Refined As2O3
1.5.2.Production of the Metal
1.6.Treatment of Arsenic-Containing Byproducts
2.Arsenic Compounds
2.1.Arsenic Trioxide
2.2.Arsenous Acid
2.3.Arsenic Pentoxide
2.4.Arsenic Acid
2.5.Arsenic Sulfides
2.6.Arsenic Halides
2.7.Arsenic Hydride and Arsenides
2.8.Organoarsenic Compounds
2.8.1.Aliphatic Organoarsenic Compounds
2.8.2.Aromatic Organoarsenic Compounds
3.Uses and Economic Aspects
4.Stabilization of Arsenic for Safe Disposal
5.Recycling
6.Safety Measures
7.Toxicology