Alfa Aesar™ Trimethylacetonitrile, 98+%


Overview
Brand: Alfa Aesar™

Manufacturer Part Number: A12011.22

UNSPSC: 12352117

Code: NEW

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 630-18-2 Weight: 0.01000kg


Quantity 100g

Product Code. 11429862

Quantity Price
1 £ 94.13 / 100g
Estimated Shipment date
from Supplier 15-05-2017
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Trimethylacetonitrile
CAS 630-18-2
Molecular Formula (CH3)3CCN
Formula Weight 83.13
MDL Number MFCD00001847
UN Number UN3273
Synonym tert-Butyl cyanide; Pivalonitrile

Specification

Formula Weight 83.13
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
UN Number UN3273
Molecular Formula (CH3)3CCN
Boiling Point 105° to 106°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: NITRILES, FLAMMABLE, TOXIC, N.O.S.
Chemical Name or Material Trimethylacetonitrile
Assay ≥98%
CAS 630-18-2
Melting Point 16° to 18°C
Flash Point 4°C (39°F)
MDL Number MFCD00001847
Odor Odorless
Quantity 100g
TSCA TSCA
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Synonym tert-Butyl cyanide; Pivalonitrile

Applications
Trimethylacetonitrile used as a solvent and as a labile ligand in coordination chemistry. It is also used as an intermediate in organic synthesis. It is used in the presence of titanium(II) chloride and zinc to undergoes reductive coupling reaction of aromatic and aliphatic ketones including acyclic aliphatic ketones to give the corresponding pinacols.

Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, acetone and toluene. Slightly miscible with water.

Notes
Store in a cool place. Incompatible with strong acids, strong bases, strong oxidizing agents and strong reducing agents.

Documentation

Technical documents

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS H Statement
H225-H302-H312-H332-H315-H319-H335
Highly flammable liquid and vapor.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P210-P261-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Avoid breathing 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.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.