EMAIL THIS PAGE TO A FRIEND
110213 Sigma-Aldrich

Acrylonitrile

≥99%, contains 35-45 ppm monomethyl ether hydroquinone as inhibitor

Synonym: Vinyl cyanide

Purchase

Properties

Related Categories Acrylic Monomers, Acrylonitrile, Materials Science, Monomers, Polymer Science More...
vapor density   1.83 (vs air)
vapor pressure   86 mmHg ( 20 °C)
InChI Key   NLHHRLWOUZZQLW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ≥99%
autoignition temp.   897 °F
contains   35-45 ppm monomethyl ether hydroquinone as inhibitor
expl. lim.   17 %
refractive index   n20/D 1.391(lit.)
bp   77 °C(lit.)
mp   −83 °C (lit.)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

An industrial carcinogen that is a multisite carcinogen in rats and possibly carcinogenic to humans.

Packaging

1, 2, 4 L in glass bottle

18 L in steel drum

5, 100, 500 mL in glass bottle

Application

Acrylonitrile is used in the manufacture of acrylic fibers, resins (acrylonitrile butadiene-styrene, styrene-acrylonitrile and others) and nitrile rubbers (butadiene-acrylonitrile).

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Signal word 
Danger
RIDADR 
UN1093 - class 3 - PG 1 - Acrylonitrile, stabilized
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
AT5250000
Flash Point(F) 
23 °F
Flash Point(C) 
-5 °C

Same Products - New Packaging
Protocols & Articles

Related Content

Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Oral Cavity

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Oral Cavity
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Small Intestine

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Small Intestine
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Stomach

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System - Stomach
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System

From our library of Related Content, Sigma-Aldrich presents Carcinogen Selector - Digestive System
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Ear Zymbal's Gland

The Carcinogen Selector gives researchers the ability to select carcinogens by the mouse organs that they promote cancer in. The tool includes over 750 carcinogens that target 35 specific organs acro...
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Harderian Gland

The Carcinogen Selector gives researchers the ability to select carcinogens by the mouse organs that they promote cancer in. The tool includes over 750 carcinogens that target 35 specific organs acro...
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System - Mammary Gland

The Carcinogen Selector gives researchers the ability to select carcinogens by the mouse organs that they promote cancer in. The tool includes over 750 carcinogens that target 35 specific organs acro...
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Endocrine System

The Carcinogen Selector gives researchers the ability to select carcinogens by the mouse organs that they promote cancer in. The tool includes over 750 carcinogens that target 35 specific organs acro...
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Reproductive System - Nasal Cavity

The Carcinogen Selector gives researchers the ability to select carcinogens by the mouse organs that they promote cancer in. The tool includes over 750 carcinogens that target 35 specific organs acro...
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Carcinogen Selector - Respiratory System

The Carcinogen Selector gives researchers the ability to select carcinogens by the mouse organs that they promote cancer in. The tool includes over 750 carcinogens that target 35 specific organs acro...
Keywords: Cancer, Carcinogens, Respiratory

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?