This site requires that javascript be enabled. Please configure your browser in the tools or configuration section.


Certificate of Analysis

Sodium borohydride, stable aq. soln., 4.4M in 14M NaOH

CAS: 16940-66-2 MDL: MFCD00003518  EINECS: 241-004-4
UN#:UN3320Hazard Class:8Packing Group:II
Alternate Name: Sodium tetrahydridoborate


Pricing and Availability

Size ($) Price Your Price Quantity Options Availability
Please login or select country.

Chemical Properties

Formula: BH4Na  Density: 1.4
Formula weight: 37.83  Sensitivity: Air Sensitive
Form: Liquid 

Other References

UN#: UN3320
Harmonized Tariff Code:   2850.00

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements : H260-H314-H302-H332-H313

In contact with water releases flammable gases which may ignite spontaneously. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if inhaled. May be harmful in contact with skin.

Precautionary Statements : P231+P232-P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501A

Handle under inert gas. Protect from moisture. Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. 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. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

FlammableCorrosiveHarmful or Irritant

Risk & Safety

Risk Phrases: 15-20/21/22-35
Contact with water liberates highly flammable gases. Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Causes severe burns.
Safety Phrases: 7/8-9-20-23-26-27-33-36/37/39-43-45-60
Keep container tightly closed and dry. Keep container in a well ventilated place. When using do not eat or drink. In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Take precautionary measures against static discharges. Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection. In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible). This material and/or its container must be disposed of as hazardous waste.
Harmful Corrosive Highly Flammable