It is applied as a reagent for the detection and determination of cyanide. It is also used in an experimental procedure, done in order to remove linamarin in starch from cassava roots, by using plant cell wall-degrading enzymes, xylanase and cellulase. It was also used for spectrophotometric determination and quantization of urea in urine samples. It is also used in assay of cyanogenic compounds and determination of ammonia.
Solubility in hot DMF is almost transparent. Soluble in formic acid.
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Specific treatment (see label).
If skin irritation or rash occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
TSCA : TSCA