Antimony Hydride

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Antimony Hydride

 

(also stibine), SbH3, a colorless, highly flammable gas with an unpleasant odor. Antimony hydride boils at – 18°C and melts at – 88°C. It is obtained by the reaction of atomic hydrogen with compounds of antimony or by the action of acids on antimonides of magnesium or zinc. Antimony hydride is poisonous.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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