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Alfa Aesar™ Cyanamide, 98+%, stab.

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Cyanamide
CAS 420-04-2
Name Note stabilized
Molecular Formula CH2N2
Linear Formula H2NCN
Formula Weight 42.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007572
UN Number UN2923
Beilstein 1732569
Merck Index 14,2684
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AAL0374406

 
alfa aesar™
L03744-06
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0374414

 
alfa aesar™
L03744-14
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0374422

 
alfa aesar™
L03744-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Odor Odorless
Boiling Point 132° to 138°C (12mmHg)
pH 3.5 to 4.2
Melting Point 43° to 47°C
Quantity 5g
Flash Point 141°C (285°F)
Chemical Name or Material Cyanamide
Name Note stabilized
CAS 420-04-2
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula CH2N2
Linear Formula H2NCN
Formula Weight 42.04g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00007572
UN Number UN2923
Beilstein 1732569
Merck Index 14,2684
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H314-H312-H319-H317
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.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P261-P280h-P235-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
Keep cool.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Recommended Storage 2° to 8°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number GS5950000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Cyanamide is used as an intermediate in the production of pharmaceuticals and other organic compounds. It is also used as an alcohol deterrent drug. It is widely used as plant growth regulator, agrochemical and fertilizer.

Solubility
Soluble in water, butanol, methyl ethyl ketone, ethyl acetate, alcohols, phenols, chloroform, amines and ethers. Slightly soluble in carbon disufide. Insoluble in cyclohexane.

Notes
Incompatible with barium peroxide, boric acid, dry hydrogen and hydrogen peroxide.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P261-P280h-P235-P305+P351+P338-P309-P310
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/clothing.
Keep cool.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF exposed or if you feel unwell: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

GHS H Statement
H301-H314-H312-H319-H317
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.

2° to 8°C