Potassium tetrakis(4-chlorophenyl)borate is used as lipophilic anionic site in constructing fluorescent optode for sodium. It was also used as coating for the piezoelectric crystal in quantifying Potassium using quartz crystal microbalance.
Soluble in chloroform.
Hygroscopic. Store under dry inert gas. Protect from humidity and water. Incompatible with moisture and oxidizing agents.
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.