Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1995, 60, 1158-1161

Electrochemical Incorporation of Lithium and Sodium into Carbon Black

Jiří Vondrák

Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 160 00 Prague 6, Czech Republic


Electrochemical insertion of sodium or lithium into carbon black electrodes from perchlorate-propylene carbonate solution occurs under formation of substances close to C12Na and C6Li in potential range from 1.0 to 0 V vs alkali metal electrodes.