Tellurium(IV) bromide

chemical compound

Tellurium(IV) bromide, also known as tellurium tetrabromide, is a chemical compound. Its chemical formula is TeBr4. It contains tellurium and bromide ions. The tellurium is in the +4 oxidation state.

PropertiesEdit

Tellurium(IV) bromide is a yellow-orange solid. It conducts electricity when molten. It decomposes to bromine and tellurium(II) bromide when heated strongly.

PreparationEdit

It is made by reacting tellurium with bromine.

UsesEdit

Tellurium(IV) bromide can be used to make complexes with organic molecules.

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