Alfa Aesar™ Potassium borohydride, 98%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: 046847.A1

1KG Potassium borohydride, 98% 1kg

UNSPSC: 12141804

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 13762-51-1 Weight: 1.00000kg


Quantity 1kg

Product Code. 15492777

Quantity Price
1 £ 283.97 / 1kg
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 10-03-2017
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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.
Chemical Name or Material Potassium borohydride
Odor Odorless
Physical Form Granules
Refractive Index 1.494
Assay 98%
Sensitivity Moisture Sensitive
MDL Number MFCD00011396
CAS 13762-51-1
UN Number UN1870
Synonym Potassium tetrahydridoborate
Melting Point >400°C (dec.)
Quantity 1kg
Solubility Information Soluble in water (19g/100g ); methanol (3.9g/100g ); 4:1 water:methanol mixture (13g/100g );
Density 1.17g/mL
TSCA TSCA
Mesh Size −4 Mesh
Molecular Formula BH4K
Linear Formula KBH4
Merck Index 14,7616
Health Hazard 1 Danger
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 4.3; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: POTASSIUM BOROHYDRIDE
RTECS Number TS7525000

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

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.