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Alfa Aesar™ Valeronitrile, 99%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Valeronitrile
CAS 110-59-8
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)3CN
Formula Weight 83.13
MDL Number MFCD00001974
UN Number UN1992
Beilstein 1736706
Merck Index 14,9905
Synonym n-Butyl cyanide; Pentanenitrile
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AAA10306AC

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alfa aesar™
A10306AC
25mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA10306AE

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A10306AE
100mL CALL N/A N/A
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AAA10306AP

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alfa aesar™
A10306AP
500mL CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 83.13
Chemical Name or Material Valeronitrile
TSCA TSCA
Assay 99%
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)3CN
MDL Number MFCD00001974
CAS 110-59-8
UN Number UN1992
Beilstein 1736706
Merck Index 14,9905
Synonym n-Butyl cyanide; Pentanenitrile
Melting Point −96°C
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Boiling Point 139° to 141°C
Quantity 25mL
Flash Point 38°C (100°F)
Odor Odorless
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H226
Toxic if swallowed.
Flammable liquid and vapor.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 3; Packing Group: III; Proper Shipping Name: FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, TOXIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number YV8195000

Applications
Valeronitrile is used in the preparation of valeric acid. It is also used to enhance the nitrilase activity in many strains.

Solubility
Soluble in water at 20°C 10g/L. Soluble in alcohol.

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

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P210-P280-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P405-P501a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces.
- No smoking.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H226
Toxic if swallowed.
Flammable liquid and vapor.