Alfa Aesar™ Cyanoacetic acid, 99%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A11045.0I

UNSPSC: 12352117

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 372-09-8 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 5000g

Product Code. 11478883

Quantity Price
1 £ 214.01 / 5000g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 06-04-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Cyanoacetic acid
CAS 372-09-8
Molecular Formula NCCH2CO2H
Formula Weight 85.06
MDL Number MFCD00002677
UN Number UN3261
Beilstein 506325
Merck Index 14,2689

Specification

Formula Weight 85.06
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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 SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Boiling Point 108°C (15mmHg)
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLID, ACIDIC, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
Merck Index 14,2689
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.
UN Number UN3261
pH 1.5
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
MDL Number MFCD00002677
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Chemical Name or Material Cyanoacetic acid
Odor Odorless
Flash Point 107°C (224°F)
CAS 372-09-8
Beilstein 506325
Molecular Formula NCCH2CO2H
RTECS Number AG3675000
Quantity 5000g
Melting Point 64° to 69°C

Applications
Cyanoacetic acid is used in pharmaceutical industry for producing vitamin B6 and caffeine. It is also used in making dyes, agricultural chemicals, and in the synthesis of phenylacetic acid esters. It acts as a precursor cyanoacrylates viz. ethyl cyanoacrylate.

Solubility
Miscible with water, ethyl alcohol, ether. Slightly miscible with benzene, acetic acid and chloroform.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong bases, acids, strong oxidizing agents, alkaline, nitriles and reducing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H314-H318-H302
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Causes serious eye damage.
Harmful if swallowed.

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
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 SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth.
Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.