Cobalt borides are inorganic compounds with the general formula CoxBy.The two main cobalt borides CoB and Co2B. These are refractory materials.
Store in a cool, dry condition in a well-sealed container. Keep container tightly sealed. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.
Cobalt boride is a compound with excellent oxidation resistance. It is used in coating the surface of the metal parts with high corrosion resistance and wear resistance. It acts as a catalyst in the hydrogen storage and fuel cell technology. It involves as a catalyst in ammonia decomposition.