Product #: 500011
CALSELECT* LT
Formula:

C6H16BLi


Formula Weight: 105.94 g/mol
CAS #: 22560-16-3
EINECS: Not Listed
Boranes Calselect Lt
Density

0.890 g/ml @ 20 °C

Boiling Point

66°C as THF

Flash Point

-21 °C (closed cup)

Physical Properties
Physical Form
Liquid - Solution in THF
Appearance
Clear to yellow solution in THF
Solubility
CalSelect LT (Lithium triethylborohydride (LiTEBH)) is soluble in ethers and aromatic hydrocarbons. Solubility limits for LiTEBH have not been established.
Application
Highly stereoselective and highly regioselective reduction. Safer than Lithium Aluminum Hydride.
Analysis Method
Base titration for concentration. Molarity calculated based upon total base.
Storage & Shipping
Shelf Life
Four years in unopened, original packaging. Based upon like compounds.
Storage / Stability
CalSelect LT solutions are stable under normal inert conditions. They will readily oxidize or hydrolyze (hydrogen gas is liberated) if not carefully stored and handled under inert atmosphere.
Packaging

Packaged in Cylinders:

  • 900 mL, containing 650 g/cylinder
  • 18 L, containing 16 Kg/cylinder
  • 90 L, containing 80 Kg/cylinder
  • 400 L, containing 356 Kg/cylinder
Shipping
  • UN3129, PGI, 4.3 (8,3)
  • Water-reactive liquid, corrosive, n.o.s. (contains: lithium triethylhydroborate, tetrahydrofuran)
Safety & Service
Health & Safety

See product MSDS

Technical Service
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