Agent Name

Lithium bis(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide

CAS Number

90076-65-6

Formula

C2-H-F6-N-O4-S2.Li

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Methanesulfonamide, 1,1,1-trifluoro-N-((trifluoromethyl)sulfonyl)-, lithium salt; [ChemIDplus] 3M Ultra Dry Battery Electrolyte HQ-115U; Lithium Bis(Trifluoromethanesulfonyl)Imide; [3M MSDS] UN2923

Category

Organic Compounds, Metal Salts

Description

White powder; [3M MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a battery electrolyte; [3M MSDS]

Comments

Causes burns; [3M MSDS] See "Lithium."

Exposure Assessment
MAK

0.2 mg/m3, inhalable fraction, as Li

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive solid, toxic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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