Phenylacetonitrile is used in organic synthesis for dyes, perfumes, pharmaceuticals, especially penicillin precursors. It is also used as a solvent.
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해저드 설명서 (EU): H301-H311-H330-H319
Toxic if swallowed. Toxic in contact with skin. Fatal if inhaled. Causes serious eye irritation.
주의 설명서: P301+P310a-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P330-P405-P501a
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Specific treatment is urgent (see label). Rinse mouth. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.