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Alfa Aesar™ (Phenylthio)acetonitrile, 98%

$86.35 - $1,111.36

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material (Phenylthio)acetonitrile
CAS 5219-61-4
Molecular Formula C6H5SCH2CN
Formula Weight 149.22
MDL Number MFCD00019831
Beilstein 2042078
Synonym Cyanomethyl phenyl sulfide; Phenylmercaptoacetonitrile
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AAA1286906

 
alfa aesar™
A1286906
5g Each for $86.35

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A1286914
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A1286922
100g Each for $1,111.36
Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 149.22
Chemical Name or Material (Phenylthio)acetonitrile
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula C6H5SCH2CN
MDL Number MFCD00019831
CAS 5219-61-4
Beilstein 2042078
Synonym Cyanomethyl phenyl sulfide; Phenylmercaptoacetonitrile
Health Hazard 1 Warning
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H302
Harmful if swallowed.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P280f
Wear protective clothing.
RTECS Number AM1900000
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Odor Unpleasant
Boiling Point 146° to 147°C (14mmHg)
Quantity 5g

Applications
Applications include, electron-deficient aromatics undergo vicarious nucleophilic substitution (VNS) reactions with the anion. Thus the molecule is equivalent to an acetonitrile anion synthon with thiophenate as the leaving group. For example, in the presence of solid NaOH in DMSO, nitrobenzene gives predominantly 4-nitrophenylacetonitrile, along with some of the 2-isomer.

Solubility
Not miscible or difficult to mix in water.

Notes
Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Safety and Handling

Warning

GHS P Statement
P280f
Wear protective clothing.

GHS H Statement
H302
Harmful if swallowed.