Agent Name

Magnesium diboride

CAS Number

12007-25-9

Formula

B2-Mg

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Magnesium boride; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metals, Inorganic Compounds

Description

Grey powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a chemical reagent; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Magnesium" and "Boron."

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