Lithium aluminum hydride, 95% min, Alfa Aesar™

Reducing agent for pharmaceuticals, perfumes, and fine organic chemicals; source of hydrogen, propellant, and catalyst in polymerizations

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar 1344222

Quantity 100g

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Catalog No. AA1344222

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 16853-85-3
    Molecular Formula LiAlH4
    Formula Weight 37.95g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00011075
    UN Number UN1410
    Merck Index 14,349
    Synonym LAH; Lithium tetrahydridoaluminate
    Chemical Name or Material Lithium aluminum hydride

    Specifications

    Density 0.917
    Odor Odorless
    Sensitivity Air and Moisture Sensitive
    Color White to Gray
    Melting Point >125°C (dec.)
    Quantity 100g
    CAS 16853-85-3
    Physical Form Powder
    Molecular Formula LiAlH4
    Formula Weight 37.95g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00011075
    UN Number UN1410
    Merck Index 14,349
    Synonym LAH; Lithium tetrahydridoaluminate
    Solubility Information Decomposes in water. Soluble in ether
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
    H260-H301-H314-H318;
    In contact with water releases flammable gases which may ignite spontaneously.
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.
    Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
    P231+P232-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a;
    Handle under inert gas.
    Protect from moisture.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: LITHIUM ALUMINUM HYDRIDE
    RTECS Number BD0100000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Lithium aluminum hydride
    Assay ≥95%

    GHS H Statement
    H260-H301-H314-H318;
    In contact with water releases flammable gases which may ignite spontaneously.
    Toxic if swallowed.
    Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
    Causes serious eye damage.

    GHS P Statement
    P231+P232-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a;
    Handle under inert gas.
    Protect from moisture.
    IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
    IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
    IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
    Store locked up.
    Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

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