Alfa Aesar 4-Bromobutyronitrile, 97%
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar A1067418
4-bromobutyronitrile is used as a precursor for the preparation of cylopropyl cyanide. Its derivative, 4-Bromo-2,2-Diphenyl Butyronitrile is used as an intermediate for loperamide.
Miscible with toluene and benzene. Immiscible with water.
Keep the container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Incompatible with strong acids, strong bases, strong oxidizing agents and strong reducing agents.
|204° to 206°C|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Harmful if inhaled.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: NITRILES, LIQUID, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : ET8925000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : 2°C to 8°C