LITHIUM TERT-BUTOXIDE

Chemical Information

Synonyms: Lithium tertiary butoxide

Chemical Formula: LiOC4H9

Description: White to cream powder, moisture sensitive

Trace Elements:

Ba < 100 ppm
Ca < 200 ppm
Fe < 10 ppm
Mg < 100 ppm
Na < 500 ppm
Zn < 10 ppm

Assay (Acidimetric): > 99.5% as LiOC4H9

Trace Elements (Volhard): Cl < 500 ppm

Additional Information

CAS No.: 21361-33-1

M.P.: Decomposes at ~150°C before melting

Solubility in water: Reacts violently with water

Solubility in organics: Soluble in alcohols, esters and ketones

Applications

Nano-materials & Thin Films
Catalysis & Synthesis
Energy Conversion & Storage