Promotional price valid on web orders only. Your contract pricing may differ. Interested in signing up for a dedicated account number?
Learn More

Alfa Aesar™ Potassium borohydride, 98%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ 4684722

Quantity 100g

 View more versions of this product

Catalog No. AA4684722


  Check Availability
Add to cart

Specifications

Description

  • Source of hydrogen, reducing agent for aldehydes, ketones, acid chlorides; foaming agent for plastics
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

13762-51-1
KBH4
MFCD00011396
14,7616
Potassium borohydride
BH4K
53.94
UN1870
Potassium tetrahydridoborate

Specifications

13762-51-1
BH4K
53.94
UN1870
Potassium tetrahydridoborate
1.17g/mL
Odorless
Moisture Sensitive
100g
98%
Granules
KBH4
MFCD00011396
14,7616
Soluble in water (19g/100g ); methanol (3.9g/100g ); 4:1 water:methanol mixture (13g/100g );
−4 Mesh
1.494
>400°C (dec.)
Potassium borohydride

Safety and Handling

SDS & Safety Documents

GHS H Statement
H261-H301-H311-H331-H314-H318
In contact with water releases flammable gas.
Toxic if swallowed.
Toxic in contact with skin.
Toxic if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.

GHS P Statement
P280-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P310-P370+P378i-P402+P404
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
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.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
In case of fire: Use for extinction: Fire-extinguishing powder.
Store in a dry place.
Store in a closed container.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 4.3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: POTASSIUM BOROHYDRIDE

RTECSNumber : TS7525000

TSCA : TSCA

Provide Content Correction

We continue to work to improve your shopping experience and your feedback regarding this content is very important to us. Please use the form below to provide feedback related to the content on this product.

Product Title

By clicking Submit, you acknowledge that you may be contacted by Fisher Scientific in regards to the feedback you have provided in this form. We will not share your information for any other purposes. All contact information provided shall also be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Cancel Submit