6.86 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
333.6ºC at 760mmHg
Practically insoluble in water, alcohol. Soluble in nitric acid, hydrochloric acid, concentrated acetic acid.Soluble in mineral acid and glacial acetic acid. Insoluble in water.
NONH for all modes of transport
Mainly used in the pharmaceutical industry, also used as pearlescent plastic additives; used as analytical reagents, also used in the manufacture of bismuth salts, used as astringent in the pharmaceutical industry.