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Cobalt Carbonate

Production Information
PROPERTIES   &  USAGE
Properties   Usage
Chemical formula CoCO3 precursor to cobalt carbonyl and various cobalt salts
Density 4.13 g/cm3 precursor to blue pottery glazes,
Melting point 427 °C (801 °F; 700 K) [2]  
  decomposes before melting to cobalt(II) oxide(anhydrous)  
  140 °C (284 °F; 413 K)decomposes (hexahydrate)