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296945 Sigma-Aldrich

Sodium cyanoborohydride solution

5.0 M in 1 M NaOH

Synonym: Sodium borocyanohydride, Sodium cyanoborohydride, Sodium cyanotrihydroborate

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Properties

Related Categories Borohydrides, Chemical Synthesis, Reduction, Synthetic Reagents
Quality Level   200
concentration   5.0 M in 1 M NaOH
density   1.083 g/mL at 25 °C
SMILES string   [Na+].[H][B-]([H])([H])C#N
InChI   1S/CH3BN.Na/c2-1-3;/h2H3;/q-1;+1
InChI key   CVDUGUOQTVTBJH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Sodium cyanoborohydride is a selective, mild reducing reagent for a number of functional groups such as aldehydes, ketones, acetals, epoxides and imines.

Application

Reactant for:
• Direct conversion of heterocyclic aldehydes to esters (oxidizing behavior)
• Reductive amination reactions
• Intramolecular reductive cyclization reactions
• Reductions reactions
• Preparation of dicyanoborate-based ionic liquids as hypergolic fluids for bipropellants

Packaging

50, 500 mL in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Supplemental Hazard Statements 
EUH032
RIDADR 
UN2922 - class 8 - PG 2 - EHS - acidic - Corrosive liquids, toxic, n.o.s., HI: all
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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