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Alfa Aesar™ 4-Cyano-4'-n-pentylbiphenyl, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material 4-Cyano-4'-n-pentylbiphenyl
CAS 40817-08-1
Molecular Formula C18H19N
Formula Weight 249.36
MDL Number MFCD00036350
UN Number UN3276
Synonym 4'-n-Pentyl-4-biphenylcarbonitrile; 4-(4-n-Pentylphenyl)benzonitrile
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AAB2185603

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B2185603
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AAB2185606

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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 249.36
Health Hazard 1 Danger
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: NITRILES, LIQUID, TOXIC, N.O.S.
Boiling Point 212° to 215°C (3mmHg)
TSCA TSCA
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Melting Point 22° to 23°C
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Chemical Name or Material 4-Cyano-4'-n-pentylbiphenyl
UN Number UN3276
Synonym 4'-n-Pentyl-4-biphenylcarbonitrile; 4-(4-n-Pentylphenyl)benzonitrile
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H331-H302-H312-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if inhaled.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Molecular Formula C18H19N
MDL Number MFCD00036350
Quantity 1g
Assay 99%
CAS 40817-08-1

Applications
4-Cyano-4′-n-pentylbiphenyl is used in the preparation of 4′-pentylbiphenyl-4-carboxylic acid by acidic hydrolysis using sulfuric acid as a reagent.

Solubility
Miscible with Acetone, chloroform, toluene, acetonitrile, methylene chloride. Immiscible with water.

Notes
Hygroscopic. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
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. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H331-H302-H312-H315-H319-H335
Toxic if inhaled.
Harmful if swallowed.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.