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Quantity 100 g
CAS 16853-85-3
Density .9g/mL
Assay Percent Range 95%
Molecular Formula AlH4Li
Linear Formula LiAlH4
MDL Number MFCD00011075
Fieser 01,581; 02,242; 03,176; 04,291; 05,382; 06,325; 07,196; 08,286; 09,274; 10,236; 11,289; 12,272; 13,61; 14,190; 15,184; 16,133; 17,162
Merck Index 15, 344
Synonym lithium aluminum hydride, lithium aluminium hydride, aluminum lithium hydride, lithiumaluminiumhydride, aluminum iii lithium hydride, lithium alanate, lithium aluminum tetrahydride, lithiumaluminiumhydrid, litiumaluminum hydride, lithim aluminum hydride
Solubility Information Solubility in water: reacts. Other solubilities: soluble in diethyl ether (39g/100g at 25 °C), thf/, toluene (70:30) (17g/100g at 25 °C), in thf/mtbe (, 25:75) (12g/100g at 25 °C), in thf/toluene (15:85), (5g/100g at 25 °C);, practically insoluble in hyd
SMILES [H-].[H-].[H-].[H-].[Li+].[Al+3]
IUPAC Name aluminum;lithium;hydride
Molecular Weight (g/mol) 37.954
PubChem CID 21226445
Formula Weight 37.95
Physical Form Powder
Percent Purity 95%
Melting Point 125.0°C
Chemical Name or Material Lithium aluminium hydride
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GHS H Statement:
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
In contact with water releases flammable gases which may ignite spontaneously.

GHS P Statement:
IF SWALLOWED: rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Wear eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

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