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Acetonitrile

electronic grade, 99.999% trace metals basis

Synonym: ACN, Cyanomethane, Ethyl nitrile, Methyl cyanide

  • CAS Number 75-05-8

  • Linear Formula CH3CN

  • Molecular Weight 41.05

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 741857

  •  EC Number 200-835-2

  •  MDL number MFCD00001878

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329764818

  •  NACRES NA.23

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Properties

Related Categories Acetonitrile and Acetonitrile Solutions, Alternative Energy, Electrolytes, Electronic Chemicals, Materials Science,
Quality Level   100
grade   electronic grade
vapor density   1.41 (vs air)
vapor pressure   72.8 mmHg ( 20 °C)
assay   99.999% trace metals basis
form   liquid
autoignition temp.   973 °F
expl. lim.   16 %
impurities   ≤0.05% water
water
color   colorless
refractive index   n20/D 1.344 (lit.)
bp   81-82 °C (lit.)
mp   −45 °C (lit.)
solubility   water: soluble (completely)
density   0.786 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Battery Manufacturing
SMILES string   CC#N
InChI   1S/C2H3N/c1-2-3/h1H3
InChI key   WEVYAHXRMPXWCK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

The structure of acetonitrile was determined by gas electron diffraction.

Application

Acetonitrile is a high purity solvent used in electrical applications and in the synthesis of high-purity materials.

Packaging

1, 4 L in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
RIDADR 
UN 1648 3 / PGII
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
Flash Point(F) 
35.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
2 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

High-Energy Lithium-Ion Batteries via a Couette–Taylor-Flow-Reactor

1 University of Münster, MEET Battery Research Center, Institute of Physical Chemistry, Corrensstr. 46, 48149 Münster, Germany 2 Helmholtz Institute Münster, IEK-12, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Co...
Keywords: Adhesion, Environmental, Filtration, Lithiations, Oxidations, Precipitation, Purification

Ionic Liquids Based Electrolytes for Rechargeable Batteries

1AB Systems Inc., 2458 Embarcadero Way, Palo Alto, California 94303, USA 2College of Electronic Engineering and Automation, Shandong University of Science and Technology, 266590, Qingdao, China 3Depa...
Meng-Chang Lin,1,2* Hui Chen,2 and Hongjie Dai3*
Material Matters, 2018, 13.1
Keywords: Alkylations, Catalysis, Deposition, Diffusion, Electrochemical analysis, Environmental, Ligands, Mass spectrometry, Melting, Metathesis, Nanomaterials, Oxidations, Photovoltaics, Redox Reactions, Reductions, Separation, Solvents

Nanostructured Olivine-based Cathode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries

Vishwanathan Ramar and Palani Balaya* Department of Mechanical Engineering National University of Singapore, Singapore-117576 *Email: mpepb@nus.edu.sg
Vishwanathan Ramar, Palani Balaya
Material Matters, 2016, 11.1, 23
Keywords: Diffraction, Microscopy, Nanomaterials, Oxidations, Redox Reactions, Reductions, Renewable energy, Scanning electron microscopy, Solvents, Substitutions, Transmission electron microscopy, X-Ray diffraction

Olivine-Type Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries

Izumi Taniguchi Department of Chemical Engineering Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology 12-1, Ookayama-2, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8552, Japan Email: taniguchi.i.aa@m...
Keywords: Atomic absorption spectroscopy, Deposition, Diffraction, Microscopy, Precipitation, Redox Reactions, Reductions, Scanning electron microscopy, Sol-gel, Spectroscopy, Transmission electron microscopy, X-Ray diffraction

Pressure-Temperature Calculator for Solvents

*Calculations provide estimated results based on Antoine's Coefficients and their associated temperature range values. Antoine's Coefficients were obtained from the National Institute of Standards an...

Scaling Up High-Energy Cathode Materials for Electric Vehicles

Young Ho Shin, Ozgenur Kahvecioglu Feridun, Gregory Krumdick Materials Engineering Research Facility, Energy Systems Division, Argonne National Laboratory 9700 S. Cass Avenue, Argonne, IL, 60439 Emai...
Keywords: Crystallization, Diffraction, Lithiations, Microscopy, Oxidations, Precipitation, Scanning electron microscopy, X-Ray diffraction

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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