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Cadmium fluoride

chemical compound

Cadmium fluoride is a chemical compound. Its chemical formula is CdF2. It has cadmium and fluoride ions in it.

PropertiesEdit

Cadmium fluoride is a gray solid. It does not dissolve in water very well. It is toxic.

PreparationEdit

It is made by reacting cadmium with hydrogen fluoride, hydrofluoric acid, or fluorine.

UsesEdit

Cadmium fluoride is used in organic chemistry, as well as in medicine for fluoride treatment.

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