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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 42.04
MDL Number MFCD00007572
UN Number UN2923
Beilstein 1732569
Merck Index 14,2684
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AAL0374406

  SDS
alfa aesar™
L0374406
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0374414

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alfa aesar™
L0374414
25g CALL N/A N/A
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AAL0374422

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alfa aesar™
L0374422
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 42.04
Chemical Name or Material Cyanamide
Molecular Formula CH2N2
MDL Number MFCD00007572
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
TSCA TSCA
Odor Odorless
Name Note stabilized
Assay ≥98%
Linear Formula H2NCN
CAS 420-04-2
UN Number UN2923
Beilstein 1732569
Merck Index 14,2684
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Boiling Point 132° to 138°C (12mmHg)
pH 3.5 to 4.2
Melting Point 43° to 47°C
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: CORROSIVE SOLIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number GS5950000
Flash Point 141°C (285°F)
Quantity 5g

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