missing translation for 'onlineSavingsMsg'
Learn More
Please login to your online account to display your discounted pricing

Alfa Aesar™ Potassium cyanide, 97+%

Manufacturer:  Alfa Aesar™ L1327322*

 View more versions of this product

Catalog No. AAL1327322



Description

Description

Applications
Potassium cyanide is widely applied in organic synthesis for the synthesis of many organic compounds, for example in the synthesis of hydantoins, spiro heterocycles, nitriles, carboxylic acids, cyanohydrins and in von richter reaction. It is employed in gold mining, electroplating, and as a reagent in protein characterization.

Solubility
Highly soluble in water. Soluble in methanol, glycerol, and formamide. Slightly soluble in ethanol.

Notes
Deliquescent solid. Store in airtight containers. Incompatible with acids.
Specifications

Specifications

Potassium cyanide
CKN
MFCD00011397
4652394
potassium cyanide, potassium cyanide k cn, cyanide of potassium, caswell no. 688a, zyankali, kalium cyanid german, potassium cyanide k cn, unii-mqd255m2zo, rcra waste number p098, cyanure de potassium french
[C-]#N.[K+]
65.116
65.12
1625°C
100g
151-50-8
KCN
UN1680
14,7626
NNFCIKHAZHQZJG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
potassium;cyanide
9032
≥97%
634°C

Chemical Identifiers

151-50-8
65.116
NNFCIKHAZHQZJG-UHFFFAOYSA-N
9032
[C-]#N.[K+]
CKN
MFCD00011397
potassium cyanide, potassium cyanide k cn, cyanide of potassium, caswell no. 688a, zyankali, kalium cyanid german, potassium cyanide k cn, unii-mqd255m2zo, rcra waste number p098, cyanure de potassium french
potassium;cyanide
Safety and Handling

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H300-H310-H330
Fatal if swallowed.
Fatal in contact with skin.
Fatal if inhaled.

GHS P Statement
P260-P301+P310-P304+P340-P320-P330-P361-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Specific treatment is urgent (see label).
Rinse mouth.
Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Danger

DOTInformation : Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: I; Proper Shipping Name: POTASSIUM CYANIDE, SOLID

RTECSNumber : TS8750000

TSCA : TSCA

Documents