1-Methylbenzimidazole is the suitable reagent used as electrolyte additive for the dye-sensitized solar cells and solid-state dye-sensitized solar cells.
Gerrit Boschloo; Henrik Lindström; Eva Magnusson; Anna Holmberg; Anders Hagfeldt. Optimization of dye-sensitized solar cells prepared by compression method. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 2002, 148 (1-3), 11-15.
Nikolaos Balis; Vassilios Dracopoulos; Maria Antoniadou; Panagiotis Lianos. Solid-state dye-sensitized solar cells made of multilayer nanocrystalline titania and poly(3-hexylthiophene). Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 2010, 214 (1), 69-73.
Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Indicaciones de precaución: P261-P280a-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.