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Acetonitrile, Environmental Grade, 99.7+%, Thermo Scientific™

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1L
4L
4 x 1L
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75-05-8
C2H3N
41.053
MFCD00001878
WEVYAHXRMPXWCK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
methyl cyanide, cyanomethane, ethanenitrile, methanecarbonitrile, ethyl nitrile, methane, cyano, acetonitril, cyanure de methyl, methylkyanid, mecn
6342
CHEBI:38472
acetonitrile
CC#N
This item is not returnable. View return policy
75-05-8
C2H3N
41.053
MFCD00001878
WEVYAHXRMPXWCK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
methyl cyanide, cyanomethane, ethanenitrile, methanecarbonitrile, ethyl nitrile, methane, cyano, acetonitril, cyanure de methyl, methylkyanid, mecn
6342
CHEBI:38472
acetonitrile
CC#N

Suitable For Environmental, Pesticide Residue, and GC Analysis

Acetonitrile is utilized as a polar aprotic solvent in organic synthesis and in the purification of butadiene. Aqueous two-phase systems based on acetonitrile and carbohydrates play an important character in the extraction and purification of biomolecules called vanillins.

This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.

Maximum level of impurities: Evaporation residue 5ppm, H2O 0.05%, Halogenated residue 10ng/L (GC-ECD) 0.01%
Assay Percent Range >99.7%
Appearance Colorless liquid
Beilstein 741857
Solubility Information Miscible with water and almost all organic solvents.
Formula Weight 41.05
Physical Form Liquid
Grade Environmental
Density 0.786
Boiling Point 80°C to 82°C
Color Colorless
Melting Point °C to 48°C to°C to 45°C
Quantity 1L
Flash Point 5°C (41°F)
Ignition Point 525°C (977°F)
Impurities Maximum level of impurities: Evaporation residue 5ppm, H2O 0.05%, Halogenated residue 10ng/L (GC-ECD) 0.01%
Odor Pungent
Refractive Index 1.344
Vapor Pressure 97 hPa (73mm Hg) at 20°C
Chemical Name or Material Acetonitrile
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Product Identifier
  • Acetonitrile
Signal Word
  • Danger
Hazard Category
  • Flammable liquid Category 2
  • Acute toxicity Category 4
  • Serious eye damage/eye irritation Category 2
Hazard Statement
  • H225-Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
  • H302-Harmful if swallowed.
  • H312-Harmful in contact with skin.
  • H332-Harmful if inhaled.
  • H319-Causes serious eye irritation.
Precautionary Statement
  • P210-Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
  • P261-Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray.
  • P280-Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
  • P303+P361+P353-IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/ shower.
  • P305+P351+P338-IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
  • P501-Dispose of contents/container to .

RUO – Research Use Only