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p-Nitrophenylacetonitrile

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p-Nitrophenylacetonitrile Chemical Properties
  • Melting point:113-115 °C(lit.)
  • Boiling point:195-197 °C (12.0016 mmHg)
  • Density 1.3264 (rough estimate)
  • refractive index 1.5770 (estimate)
  • storage temp. Store below +30°C.
  • solubility Solubility Insoluble in water, soluble in ethanol, ether
  • form Crystalline Powder
  • color Cream to yellow
  • PH RangeYellow (11.4) to Orange-red (12.9)
  • Water Solubility INSOLUBLE
  • Merck 14,6590
  • BRN 388442
  • Major ApplicationRecording materials, photography, forge-proof security paper
  • InChIKeyPXNJGLAVKOXITN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • CAS DataBase Reference555-21-5(CAS DataBase Reference)
  • NIST Chemistry ReferenceBenzeneacetonitrile, 4-nitro-(555-21-5)
  • EPA Substance Registry SystemBenzeneacetonitrile, 4-nitro- (555-21-5)
Safety Information
  • Hazard Codes Xn
  • Risk Statements 20/21/22-36/37/38
  • Safety Statements 14-22-36/37-36-26-24/25
  • RIDADR 3439
  • WGK Germany 3
  • RTECS AM1250000
  • TSCA Yes
  • HazardClass 6.1
  • PackingGroup III
  • HS Code 29269095
  • ToxicityLD50 ivn-mus: 32 mg/kg CSLNX* NX#02093
MSDS
p-Nitrophenylacetonitrile Usage And Synthesis
  • Chemical PropertiesCream to yellow crystalline powder
  • Usesp-Nitrophenylacetonitrile is used as a radical inhibitor in the polymerization of vinyl acetate.
  • UsesIn the preparation of p-nitrophenylacetic acid.
  • HazardToxic material
  • Safety ProfilePoison by intravenous route. When heated to decomposition it emits toxic fumes of NOx and CNí. See also NITRILES and NITRO COMPOUNDS OF AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS
  • Purification MethodsCrystallise the nitrile from EtOH. TOXIC. [Beilstein 9 H 456, 9 I 183, 9 II 313, 9 III 2291.]
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