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100029  Acetonitrile
hypergrade for LC-MS LiChrosolv®

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18 April 2014

Product number Packaging Qty/Pk Quantity Price
1000291000  Glass bottle   1 l  loading
1000292500  Glass bottle   2.5 l  loading
1000299010  Barrel stainl. st.   10 l  loading
1000299030  Barrel stainl. st.   30 l  loading
Prices are subject to change without notice.
106710 Withdrawal system for stainless steel barrels and drums with threaded adapter and flexible lines, for gas pressurizing, additionally necessary: dip tube suit the particular type of container
964205 Reducing valve, 0.2 bar with 2 tube connections 6 x 8 mm and integrated excess pressure safety device 0.5 bar
902698 Pressure safety device 0.5 bar with 2 tube connections (6x8 mm)
108803 Drum key for opening and closing containers with 2" and 3/4" screw caps
Alternative products for Acetonitrile
Product information
Synonyms ACN, Methyl cyanide, Ethyl nitrile, Cyanomethane
Hill Formula C2H3N
Chemical formula CH3CN
HS Code 2926 90 95
EC number 200-835-2
Molar mass 41.05 g/mol
EC index number 608-001-00-3
CAS number 75-05-8
Chemical and physical data
Ignition temperature 524 °C
Solubility (20 °C) soluble
Melting point -45.7 °C
Molar mass 41.05 g/mol
Density 0.786 g/cm3 (20 °C)
Boiling point 81.6 °C (1013 hPa)
Vapor pressure 97 hPa (20 °C)
Explosion limit 3.0 - 17 %(V)
Flash point 2 °C
Refractive index 1.34
Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H225: Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
H302 + H312 + H332: Harmful if swallowed, in contact with skin or if inhaled
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
Precautionary Statement(s) P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
P240: Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
P302 + P352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P403 + P233: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Pictogram(s)
RTECS AL7700000
Storage class 3 Flammable liquids
WGK WGK 2 water endangering
Disposal 1
Strongly contaminated halogen-free organic solvents: container A.
Safety information
R Phrase R 11-20/21/22-36
Highly flammable.Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.Irritating to eyes.
S Phrase S 16-36/37
Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.
Categories of danger highly flammable, harmful, irritant
Hazard Symbol
Transport information
Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RID UN 1648 Acetonitril, 3, II
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 1648 ACETONITRILE, 3, II
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 1648 ACETONITRILE, 3, II
Toxicological data
LD 50 dermal LD50 rabbit > 2000 mg/kg
Acetonitrile, molecular structure

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