- Lithium metaniobate
- Lithium niobate oxide
- Lithium niobate(V)
- Lithium niobium oxide
White hexagonal crystals
Crystal are used for electro-optical, photoelastic, piezoelectric and nonlinear applications.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Melting point, °C
Solubility in water
109 mg/L (100C)
2.007 (350 C)
Hazards and Protection.
Keep container closed. Store in a cool dry place.
Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing.
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Nature of decomposition products not known.
Extinguish using Noncombustible. Use extinguishing media appropriate to surrounding fire conditions. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
May cause skin irritation.
May cause eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.