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156159

Sigma-Aldrich

Sodium cyanoborohydride

reagent grade, 95%

Synonym(s):
Sodium cyanotrihydridoborate
Linear Formula:
NaBH3CN
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
62.84
Beilstein:
4152656
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

grade

reagent grade

assay

95%

form

powder

reaction suitability

reagent type: reductant

mp

>242 °C (dec.) (lit.)

SMILES string

[Na+].[BH3-]C#N

InChI

1S/CH3BN.Na/c2-1-3;/h2H3;/q-1;+1

InChI key

CVDUGUOQTVTBJH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Application

Reagent employed in the reductive amination of aldehydes and ketones, and in the reductive alkylation of amines.
Reagent for selective reductions.

Features and Benefits

Used in the synthesis of a novel phenolate-bridged dilanthanum(III) complex of interest as a model for metalloproteins as well as for its importance in basic and applied chemistry.

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 2 Dermal - Acute Tox. 2 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 2 Oral - Aquatic Acute 1 - Aquatic Chronic 1 - Eye Dam. 1 - Flam. Sol. 1 - Skin Corr. 1B - Water-react. 1

Supplementary Hazards

Storage Class Code

4.3 - Hazardous materials, which set free flammable gases upon contact with water

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

158.0 °F

Flash Point(C)

70 °C

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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