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This report documents a review conducted by the staff of the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board (Board) of the storage of sodium fluoride (NaF) traps containing uranium-233 (U-233) hexafluoride (UP6) recovered from the the Molten Salt Reactor Experiment (MSRE).
DEFENCE NUCLEAR FACILITIES - Safe Storage Of Fluorides
False information would suggest that fluorides are not corrosive but as can be seen by the above, this is not so. This accelerated corrosion has huge financial implications for the life expectancy of the metal infrastructure of our modern civilisation.