Lithium Aluminum Hydride

Lithium Aluminum Hydride (LiAlH4) is a white to gray powder used as a polymerization catalyst, a hydrogen source, and a propellant. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Lithium Aluminum Hydride. Please review our fire rated products: FIRELoc, SUPERLoc, DRUMLoc

Lithium Aluminum Hydride Storing Details

  • Flammable Details: Flammable.
  • Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Requires compliant flammable storage container.
  • Compatible Details: Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, alcohols, and acids.
  • Description: Lithium aluminium hydride, commonly abbreviated to LAH or known as LithAl, is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula LiAlH4. It was discovered by Finholt, Bond and Schlesinger in 1947.
  • Classification: CLASS 4.3
  • Brand Name: n/a

Lithium Aluminum Hydride Properties

Formula Density Boiling Point; IUPAC ID Molar Mass Soluble In Melting Point
LiAlH4 917.00 kg/m³ N/A Lithium aluminium hydride 37.95 g/mol Water--Reacts 302°F (150°C)

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