Lithium bromide, anhydrous, 99% min
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||BrLi || ||Boiling point:
||86.85 || ||Density:
||Very soluble in water and alcohol. Soluble in methanol, acetone, and glycol. Slightly soluble in pyridine|
For use in dehydrohalogenation reactions, see Lithium carbonate, 13418. For use in the Horner-Wadsworth-Emmons olefination reaction, see Lithium chloride, A10531, and Triethylamine, A12646. Catalyzes the solvent-free Knoevenagel condenastion of active methylene compounds with aldehydes and ketones: J. Chem. Soc., Perkin 1, 959 (1996). Chemoselective catalyst for the dithioacetalization of aromatic and ɑß-unsaturated aldehydes under neutral conditions: Synthesis, 58 (1999). Efficient catalyst for the ring-opening of epoxides by amines at room temperature: Eur. J. Org. Chem., 3597 (2004). For a brief feature on uses in synthesis, see: Synlett, 1197 (2005).
Pharmaceuticals, air-conditioning, humectant, drying agent, batteries, low temperature heat-exchange medium
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GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements
Hazard Statements : H302-H315-H319-H317
Harmful if swallowed. Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Precautionary Statements : P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P362-P301+P312-P501A
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Risk & Safety
|Harmful if swallowed. Irritating to eyes and skin. May cause sensitisation by skin contact.
|Avoid contact with skin. In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Wear suitable gloves. This material and/or its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste.