Acetonitrile (Optima™), Fisher Chemical Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

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    Chemical Identifiers

    CAS 75-05-8
    Assay Percent Range Assay: 99.9% min by GC
    Molecular Formula C2H3N
    Formula Weight 41.05g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00001878
    Synonym ACN
    Chemical Name or Material Acetonitrile
    Assay 99.9% min.
    Grade Optima, High purity mobile phase for HPLC and/or extraction solvent for GC applications

    Specifications

    Absorbance 0.005 AU max. at 254nm
    Additional Information Vapor Pressure: 97mbar at 20°C
    Density 0.781g/cm³
    Fluorescence Background 1 ppb max.
    HPLC Gradient Suitability Pass Test
    Identification Pass Test
    Packaging Glass Bottle
    Pesticide Residue Analysis 10ng/L max.
    Refractive Index 1.3405 to 1.3425 (at 25°C)
    Residue after Evaporation 0.8ppm max.
    Titratable Acid 0.008mEq/g max.
    Titratable Base 0.0006mEq/g max.
    Vapor Pressure 97mbar at 20°C
    Water 0.01% max.
    Flash Point 49°C (120.2°F)
    Viscosity 0.36 cP at 20°C
    Decomposition Information >500°C
    Certificate of Analysis Certificate of Lot Analysis included with each bottle; UV and other chromatograms available on request.
    Boiling Point 81°C / 177.8°F
    Color Colorless
    Melting Point -46°C / -50.8°F
    Quantity 1L
    CAS 75-05-8
    Physical Form Liquid
    Assay Percent Range Assay: 99.9% min by GC
    Molecular Formula C2H3N
    Formula Weight 41.05g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00001878
    UN Number 1648; Colorless
    Synonym ACN
    Cleanup Symbol Solvent
    ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
    Health Hazard 2 DANGER!
    Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
    Flammable liquid and vapor. Irritating to eyes. May cause skin and respiratory tract irritation. May cause central nervous system effects. Liver and kidney injuries may occur. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air.

    NFPA

    Health:2
    Flammability:3
    Instability:0
    DOT Information DOT Class 3, : Flammable Liquid
    Chemical Name or Material Acetonitrile
    Assay 99.9% min.
    Grade Optima, High purity mobile phase for HPLC and/or extraction solvent for GC applications
       

    DANGER!

    Emergency Overview
    Flammable liquid and vapor. Irritating to eyes. May cause skin and respiratory tract irritation. May cause central nervous system effects. Liver and kidney injuries may occur. Use personal protective equipment. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Move to fresh air.

    NFPA

    Health:2
    Flammability:3
    Instability:0

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