Alfa Aesar™ Trimethylacetonitrile, 98+%

Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ A1201122

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    Chemical Identifiers

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

    Specifications

    Melting Point 16° to 18°C
    Boiling Point 105° to 106°C
    Quantity 100g
    Flash Point 4°C (39°F)
    Odor Odorless
    CAS 630-18-2
    Molecular Formula (CH3)3CCN
    Formula Weight 83.13g/mol
    MDL Number MFCD00001847
    UN Number UN3273
    Synonym tert-Butyl cyanide; Pivalonitrile
    Health Hazard 1 Danger
    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.
    DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: NITRILES, FLAMMABLE, TOXIC, N.O.S.
    TSCA TSCA
    Chemical Name or Material Trimethylacetonitrile
    Assay ≥98%

    Description

    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.

    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.

    Danger

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