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Acetonitrile

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Product Description

PRODUCT

Acetonitrile

CAS #

75-05-8

SYNONYM

ACN; Cyanomethane; Methyl Cyanide; ALKAN; Acetonitrile

FORMULA

CH3CN

PRODUCT TYPE

Organic

HAZARD

3 Flammable Liquids

Product Specifications

CHEMICAL STRUCTURE

Acetonitrile distributor CAS: 75-05-8 CH3CN chemical structure

COPPER

0 ppm

ACRYLONITRILE

0 ppm

SENSORIC

Coloreless, limited liquid

ACETONITRILE % WT

99.91

C2H5NA0

(As CH3COOH) , (% wt) : 0.0018

DISTILLATION RANGE, °C (INITIAL BOILING POINT - DRY POINT):

80.9 - 82.0 °C

ACETONE

0 ppm

COLOR, APHA; ASTM D 1209

5 APHA/Pt - Co

PROPILONITRATE

415 ppm

SPECIFIC GRAVITY (20°C/4°C)

(20/20°C) : 0.783

FREE AMONIA

0 ppm

HCN

2 ppm

IRON

0 ppm

REFRACTIVE INDEX

1.3440

MELTING POINT

-45 c

ODOR

ether-like odor

COLOR

colorless liquid

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

41.05

FLASH POINT

(cc) 12.8 c

SPECIFIC GRAVITY

0.783

SOLUBILITY

water, methanol, ether, acetone, chloroform, ccl4, ethylene chloride, methyl acetate

BOILING POINT

81.6 c

NOTES

Acetonitrile is commonly used as a polar solvent in the pharmaceutical industry.  


It is also a common mobile phase for HPLC analysis.  

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