Nickel(II) fluoborate

  • Borate(1-), tetrafluoro-, nickel(2+) (2:1)
  • Nickel borofluoride
  • Nickel fluoroborate
  • Nickelous tetrafluoroborate
  • Nickel(II) tetrafluoroborate
  • TL-1091
Formula
NiB2F8
Structure
Description
Clear, green odorless aqueous solution.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
14708-14-6
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
238-753-4
RTECS
QR6650000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide
Beilstein/Gmelin
13165 (G)
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
B2F8Ni
Formula mass
232.29
Melting point, °C
<0
Boiling point, °C
>100
Density
1.47 g/cm3

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a dry, well-ventillated area, out of the sun and away from heat. Keep containers tightly closed.
Handling
Avoid direct contact. Insure that there is adequate ventillation.
Protection
Wear suitable protective clothing, gloves and eye/face protection.
Respirators
NIOSH/MSHA approved dust-mist respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Cover with earth, sand or other absorbent. Using caution, flush with water spray to dilute spile. Neutralize with an alkali such as sodium carbonate. Recover if possible by mopping/pumping into a suitable container.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Nickel fluoride, boron trifluoride.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.

Health.
Exposure limit(s)
0.1 mg/m3 TLV
Carcinogin
G-A4, I-1, N-1, CP65
Exposure effects
Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use. May cause cancer.
   Ingestion
See inhalation.
   Inhalation
Ingestion causes irritation of mouth and stomach. Liquid irritates eyes and skin and may cause dermatitis.
   Skin
See inhalation.
   Eyes
See inhalation

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
   Inhalation
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
   Eyes
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.

Transport.
USCG CHRIS Code
NFB