It is a colorless salt, but commercial samples can appear tan. It is widely used in organic synthesis for the reduction of imines. The salt tolerates aqueous conditions. Reagent employed in the reductive amination of aldehydes and ketones, and in the reductive alkylation of amines.
Sodium cyanotrihydridoborate; Sodiumcyanoborohydride; MFCD00003516; UNII-C4I8C58P9T
500 mg, 1 g, 5 g