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Environmental fate & pathways

Hydrolysis

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Description of key information

Sodium borohydride rapidly hydrolyzes in water to sodium borate/boric acid and hydrogen gas with a half-lives ranging from seconds to minutes at environmentally relevant pHs.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Half-life for hydrolysis:
0.1 min

Additional information

Sodium borohydride rapidly hydrolyzes in water to sodium borate/boric acid and hydrogen gas with a half-lives ranging from seconds to minutes at environmentally relevant pHs.