Alfa Aesar™ Cyanamide, 50% w/w aq. soln., stab.
Manufacturer: Alfa Aesar™ L204480B
Cyanamide, stabilized; Alfa Aesar; 1000g; FW: 42.04; CH2N2; pH: 4.2; CAS: 420-04-2Applications
It is widely used in the production of pharmaceuticals and other organic compounds. Cyanamide was used as nitrogen source in thermal transformation of metal oxide nanoparticles into nanocrystalline metal nitrides. It was used in the synthesis of mesoporous graphitic C3N4. Cyanamide is an effective agent to treat alcoholism. Cyanamide in aqueous solution or in the form of its calcium salt is used as a fertilizer in agriculture. It is a potent inhibitor of liver aldehyde dehydrogenases in vivo.
Soluble in water (85 g/100 ml (25°C). Soluble in organic solvents.
May form precipitate on storage
|50% w/w aq. soln.|
Safety and Handling
SDS & Safety Documents
GHS H Statement
Toxic if swallowed.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
Harmful in contact with skin.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
GHS P Statement
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE LIQUIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECSNumber : GS5950000
TSCA : TSCA
Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C