Bromine PentafluorideBromine Pentafluoride (BrF5) is a colorless fuming liquid, oxidizing agent, highly corrosive and toxic. Even though it is not flammable, we still recommend a secure chemical storage building or container that meets specific regulations for storing Bromine Pentafluoride. That’s why we suggest one of the following: SUPERLoc, CHEMLoc, DRUMLoc
Bromine Pentafluoride Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Not flammable, but possesses oxidizing properties. Water-reactive, so fight fires accordingly.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Separate from flammable materials to reduce the risk of fire.
- Compatible Details:
- Description: Bromine pentafluoride, BrF5, is an interhalogen compound and a fluoride of bromine. It is a strong fluorination reagent. It melts at _61.30 °C and boils at 40.25 °C. BrF5 finds use in oxygen isotope analysis.
- Classification: CLASS 5.1
- Brand Name: n/a
Bromine Pentafluoride Properties
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|BrF5||2.47 g/cm³||104.4°F (40.25°C)||Bromine pentafloride||174.894 g/mol||Water (Reacts)||-61.3°C|