Alfa Aesar™ Potassium borohydride, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: 046847.36

UNSPSC: 12141804

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 13762-51-1 Weight: 0.50000kg


Quantity 500g

Product Code. 15482777

Quantity Price
1 £ 172.14 / 500g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

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

Specification

Formula Weight 53.94
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.
Physical Form Granules
Linear Formula KBH4
Synonym Potassium tetrahydridoborate
Quantity 500g
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: POTASSIUM BOROHYDRIDE
Odor Odorless
MDL Number MFCD00011396
TSCA TSCA
Assay 98%
RTECS Number TS7525000
Melting Point >400°C (dec.)
Chemical Name or Material Potassium borohydride
Solubility Information Soluble in water (19g/100g ); methanol (3.9g/100g ); 4:1 water:methanol mixture (13g/100g );
Refractive Index 1.494
UN Number UN1870
Merck Index 14,7616
Density 1.17g/mL
CAS 13762-51-1
Sensitivity Moisture Sensitive
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Mesh Size −4 Mesh
Molecular Formula BH4K

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

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Safety and Handling

Danger

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.