Iodoacetonitrile is used for alkylation of nucleophiles. It undergoes Reformatsky and Wittig-type reactions with aldehydes.
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Indicaciones de peligro (UE): H227-H302-H312-H332-H314-H318
Combustible liquid. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful in contact with skin. Harmful if inhaled. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Causes serious eye damage.
Indicaciones de precaución: P210u-P260u-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
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. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.