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Lithium fluoride

Lithium fluoride

Lithium fluoride is used in various applications, below is examples.

  1. Fluorescent Materials: Utilized in the manufacturing of fluorescent and luminescent materials for applications such as lighting, displays, and radiation detectors.
  2. Lithium-ion Batteries: Used as a component in some lithium-ion batteries, which are widely employed in devices like smartphones, laptops, and electric vehicles.
  3. Radiation Measurement: Applied in radiation measurement instruments and scintillation detectors, enabling the detection and measurement of radiation.
  4. Optical Materials: Employed as an optical material, especially in the ultraviolet region, for applications requiring transparency.
  5. Ceramic Applications:
    • Flux (Fused Material): Used as a flux in the manufacturing of ceramics to facilitate uniform melting during processes like shaping and sintering.
    • Transparent Ceramics: Included as a component in some transparent ceramics, which find use in optical systems and sensors.
    • Insulating Ceramic Material: Utilized in ceramic insulators for electronic components and applications where insulating properties are crucial.


Na: ≦100ppm
K: ≦100ppm
Fe: ≦100ppm
Pb: ≦50ppm
H2O: ≦0.1%
Purity: ≧99.0%

Chemical Structure

Chemical Structure


CAS#: 7789-24-4


  • Water Soluble


  • Ceramics
  • Fluorescent materials
  • Lithium-ion batteries
  • Optical Applications