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Alfa Aesar™ Boron oxide, 99%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ A1170736

Quantity 500g

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Catalog No. AAA1170736


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Specifications

Description

Applications
Boron oxide is used as a flux, an acid catalyst and a chemical intermediate in production of boron halides, esters, carbide, nitride and metallic borides. Boron oxide has shown a promising effect on glycerol hydrogenolysis to 1,2-propanediol. It is also an essential material for the preparation of cordierite ceramics from talc. It is actively involved in the production of borosilicate glass. It is an additive used in high-temperature lubricants.

Solubility
Soluble in water. Slightly soluble in methanol.

Notes
Hygroscopic and moisture sensitive. Incompatible with acids and strong oxidizing agents.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

1303-86-2
69.62
14,1337
Boron oxide
B2O3
MFCD00011315
Boric anhydride

Specifications

1303-86-2
69.62
≈450°C
Boric anhydride
500g
Boron oxide
B2O3
MFCD00011315
14,1337
1860°C
Odorless
99%

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H360
May damage fertility or the unborn child.

GHS P Statement
P281-P201-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

RTECSNumber : ED7900000

TSCA : TSCA

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