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Alfa Aesar™ o-Tolylacetonitrile, 98+%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material o-Tolylacetonitrile
CAS 22364-68-7
Molecular Formula C9H9N
Formula Weight 131.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00001904
UN Number UN3276
Beilstein 907182
Synonym 2-Methylbenzyl cyanide; 2-Methylphenylacetonitrile
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AAA1478706

 
alfa aesar™
A14787-06
5g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1478714

 
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A14787-14
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alfa aesar™
A14787-22
100g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Boiling Point 211° to 213°C
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Odor Almond-like
Quantity 5g
Chemical Name or Material o-Tolylacetonitrile
CAS 22364-68-7
Assay ≥98%
Molecular Formula C9H9N
Formula Weight 131.18g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00001904
UN Number UN3276
Beilstein 907182
Synonym 2-Methylbenzyl cyanide; 2-Methylphenylacetonitrile
Health Hazard 1 Danger
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.
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.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: NITRILES, LIQUID, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number AM2290000

Applications
o-Tolylacetonitrile is used as an important raw material and intermediate in organic Synthesis, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and dyestuff. It is also used as an organic and chemical intermediate.

Solubility
Slightly soluble in water. Soluble in benzene, ethyl ether, ethanol.

Notes
Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated area away from incompatible substances.

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.