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00682 Sigma-Aldrich

Acetonitrile

for protein sequence analysis, ≥99.8% (GC)

Synonym: ACN, Methyl cyanide

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Properties

grade   for protein sequence analysis
vapor density   1.41 (vs air)
vapor pressure   72.8 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   WEVYAHXRMPXWCK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99.8% (GC)
autoignition temp.   973 °F
expl. lim.   16 %
impurities   ≤0.1% water
refractive index   n20/D 1.344(lit.)
  n20/D 1.344
bp   81-82 °C(lit.)
mp   −48 °C(lit.)
density   0.786 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
suitability   in accordance for sequence analysis test
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Packaging

Special packaging for direct use in common sequencers.

Application

Acetonitrile may be used as an extraction solvent during the quantification of pesticide residues in fruits and vegetables.

General description

Acetonitrile (MeCN) is a polar solvent, useful for protein sequence analysis.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1648 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
AL7700000
Flash Point(F) 
35.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
2 °C
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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