4 H2O + Be2C CH4 + 2 Be(OH)2

Reactants:

  • H2OWater, oxidane source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27
    • Other names: Water (H2O) source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27, Hydrogen hydroxide (HH or HOH) source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27, Hydrogen oxide source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27
    • Appearance: White crystalline solid, almost colorless liquid with a hint of blue, colorless gas source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27
  • Be2CBeryllium carbide source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed: 2019-09-02
    • Appearance: Yellow crystals source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27

Products:

  • CH4Methane source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed: 2019-09-04, Carbane (never recommended) source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27
    • Other names: Marsh gas source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed: 2019-09-02, Natural gas source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27, Carbon tetrahydride source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27
    • Appearance: Colorless gas source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27; Colourless odourless compressed or liquefied gas source: ICSC, accessed: 2019-09-04
  • Be(OH)2Beryllium hydroxide source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed: 2019-09-02
    • Other names: Hydrated beryllia source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27, Be(OH)2 source: wikidata, accessed: 2019-09-02
    • Appearance: Vivid white, opaque crystals source: wikipedia, accessed: 2019-09-27