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Lithium Borohydride

Other Names:

Lithium hydroborate

Lithium tetrahydroborate

General Information:



CAS Number: 16949-15-8

Molecular Weight: 21.78 g/mol

Appearance: White solid

Common Uses:

Reagent for reducing esters to alcohols


1) Patent Reference: WO2016014463, page 119, (6.7 MB)

2) Wikipedia: Lithium borohydride (link)

3) Lithium borohydride (link)