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13418 Lithium carbonate, 99%

CAS Number
554-13-2
Synonyms

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
13418-36 500g 67.90
13418-A3 2kg 240.00
13418-A9 10kg 946.00
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Lithium carbonate, 99%

MDL
MFCD00011084
EINECS
209-062-5

Chemical Properties

Formula
Li2CO3
Formula Weight
73.90
Form
Powder
Melting point
723°
Boiling Point
1310°dec.
Density
2.11
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in water and dilute acids. Insoluble in alcohol.

Applications

Lithium carbonate-based glasses are used in overware. Used in the manufacture of lithium-ion battery cathodes. Pharmaceutical composition of lithium carbonate has been shown to exhibit antimanic effects specifically to treat mania associated with bipolar disorder. Used in both low-fire and high-fire ceramic glaze, tile adhesives, and in the processing of metal oxides.

Notes

Stable compound. Reactive towards oxidizing agents and acids. Violent reaction has been reported with fluorine.

Literature References

Saitoa, Y.; Shikanob, M.; Kobayashib, H. State of charge (SOC) dependence of lithium carbonate on LiNi0.8Co0.15Al0.05O2 electrode for lithium-ion batteries. J. Power Sources 2011, 196 (16), 6889-6892.

Bauer, M.; Bschor, T.; Kunz, D.; Berghöfer, A.; Ströhle, A.; Müller-Oerlinghausen, B. Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of the Use of Lithium to Augment Antidepressant Medication in Continuation Treatment of Unipolar Major Depression. Am. J. Psychiat. 2000, 157 (9), 1429-1435.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302-H319

Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P280i-P264-P305+P351+P338-P301+P312a-P337+P313-P501a

Wear eye/face protection. Wash thoroughly after handling. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,5527
Harmonized Tariff Code
2836.91
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
OJ5800000

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