Ozone is a colorless to bluish gas with a characteristic pungent odor. The ozone molecule contains three oxygen atoms (O3). It is unstable and readily reacts with other substances.
Ozone is a powerful oxidizing agent.
- Molecular weight : 48,00 g/mol
- Enthalpy of formation : 142,12 kJ/mol
- Boiling temperature : -111,9°C (1 atm)
- Standard redox potential : +2,076 V
- Gas density : 2,144 g/l (0°C, 1 atm)
- Solubility in water : 1370 mg/l