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No guarantee is made that material will meet exactly the values shown.

Lithium Hexafluorophosphate (LiPF6), low moisture; high purity

Description

Lithium Hexafluorophosphate and Lithium Tetrafluoborate are the preferred electrolyte salts for lithium batteries. Our highly pure grades of LiPF6 and LiBF4 have the characteristics, that is, low free acid and low insoluble. The bottle is covered with Al-laminated sheet to keep the characteristics.

1. Quality and Specifications

  Spec.  Typical
Assay 99.9% min 99.9% min
Insoluble in DME (as LiF) 0.1% max 0.05%
     
  ppm ppm
Moisture (as H2O) 20 max 10 max
Free acid (as HF) 150 max 100
* Metal Impurities *    
Al 3 max 1 max
Ca 5 max 1 max
Cr 2 max 1 max
Cu 2 max 1 max
Fe 5 max 1
Pb 2 max 1 max
Mg 5 max 1 max
Na 5 max 1

2. Packing

Contents: 1 kg and 5 kg bottles

 

3. Material Handling Precautions

Both LiPF6 and LiBF4 should be handled in a dry environment. Local exhaust ventilation should be provided when handling the products in order to control the release of contaminants into the air. These salts are extremely hygroscopic and LiPF6 may evolve volatile fluorides such as POF3 and HF as products of decomposition if allowed to be in contact with moisture.

Application: Advanced energy
Product type: Consumables, Chemicals
Production scale: Lab, Pilot, Commercial

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