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107-12-0 - Propionitrile, 99% - Ethyl cyanide - A13203 - Alfa Aesar

A13203 Propionitrile, 99%

CAS Number
107-12-0
Synonyms
Ethyl cyanide

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250ml 39.69
1000ml 111.24
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Propionitrile, 99%

MDL
MFCD00001948
EINECS
203-464-4

Chemical Properties

Formula
CH3CH2CN
Formula Weight
55.08
Melting point
-92°
Boiling Point
97-98°
Flash Point
6°(42°F)
Density
0.781
Refractive Index
1.3660
Solubility
It decomposes with water.

Applications

Propionitrile, act as solvents and are reacted further for various application including, Extraction solvent for fatty acids, oils and unsaturated hydrocarbons, Solvent for spinning and casting, removing agent of colouring matters and aromatic alcohols, Non-aqueous solvent for titrations and for inorganic salts, Recrystallization of steroids, Parent compound for organic synthesis, chemical intermediate in biochemistry, Catalyst and component of transition-metal complex catalysts, Stabilizer for chlorinated solvents, Chemical intermediate and solvent for perfumes and pharmaceuticals. It is used as a dielectric fluid.

Notes

Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.Take measures to prevent the build up of electrostatic charge. Incompatible with Strong acids, Strong bases, Strong oxidizing agents, Strong reducing agents.

Literature References

R. G. Lerner.; B. P. Dailey. Microwave Spectrum and Structure of Propionitrile. J. Chem. Phys. 1957, 678, (26.

R.J. Kern. Acrylonitrile and propionitrile complexes of metal chlorides in the first transition series. Journal of Inorganic and Nuclear Chemistry. 1963, 25, (1), 5-9.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H225-H300-H310-H331-H319

Highly flammable liquid and vapour. Fatal if swallowed. Fatal in contact with skin. Toxic if inhaled. Causes serious eye irritation.

Precautionary Statements: P210-P261-P262-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P361-P302+P350-P405-P501a

Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician. IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF ON SKIN: Gently wash with plenty of soap and water. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,7827
Beilstein
773680
Hazard Class
3
Packing Group
II
Harmonized Tariff Code
2926.90
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
UF9625000

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