Lithium formate monohydrate - CAS 6108-23-2

Lithium formate monohydrate (CAT: I030866) is a crystalline compound composed of lithium cations (Li+), formate anions (HCOO-), and a water molecule. It is commonly used in various chemical and research applications. Lithium formate has good solubility in water and can be used as a source of lithium ions in chemical reactions or as a precursor in the synthesis of other compounds. Additionally, it may have applications in lithium-ion batteries, catalysts, and as a reagent in organic synthesis.

Catalog Number: I030866

CAS Number: 6108-23-2

Molecular Formula: CH3LiO3

Molecular Weight:69.972

Purity: 98.0%

Appearance:Solid powder

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SynonymsLithium formate monohydrate


Molecular Formula: CH3LiO3
Molecular Weight69.972
SolubilitySoluble in DMSO
StorageDry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Computed Descriptor

IUPAC NameFormic acid, lithium salt, monohydrate