Alfa Aesar™ Potassium borohydride, 98%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ 46847A1

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 13762-51-1
    Molecular Formula BH4K
    Linear Formula KBH4
    Formula Weight 53.94g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00011396
    UN Number UN1870
    Merck Index 14,7616
    Synonym Potassium tetrahydridoborate
    Chemical Name or Material Potassium borohydride

    Specifications

    Density 1.17g/mL
    Mesh Size −4 Mesh
    Odor Odorless
    Refractive Index 1.494
    Sensitivity Moisture Sensitive
    Melting Point >400°C (dec.)
    Quantity 1kg
    CAS 13762-51-1
    Physical Form Granules
    Molecular Formula BH4K
    Linear Formula KBH4
    Formula Weight 53.94g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00011396
    UN Number UN1870
    Merck Index 14,7616
    Synonym Potassium tetrahydridoborate
    Solubility Information Soluble in water (19g/100g ); methanol (3.9g/100g ); 4:1 water:methanol mixture (13g/100g );
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    Health Hazard 2 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.
    Health Hazard 3 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.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: POTASSIUM BOROHYDRIDE
    RTECS Number TS7525000
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Potassium borohydride
    Assay 98%

    Description

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

    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

    SDS & Safety Documents

  • Description & Specifications
  • Safety and Handling

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