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D76609 Sigma-Aldrich

Dicyandiamide

99%

Synonym: Cyanoguanidine, DCD, Dicyanodiamide

  • CAS Number 461-58-5

  • Linear Formula NH2C(=NH)NHCN

  • Molecular Weight 84.08

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 605637

  •  EC Number 207-312-8

  •  MDL number MFCD00008066

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24894150

  •  NACRES NA.22

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Properties

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Quality Level   200
assay   99%
mp   208-211 °C (lit.)
SMILES string   NC(=N)NC#N
InChI   1S/C2H4N4/c3-1-6-2(4)5/h(H4,4,5,6)
InChI key   QGBSISYHAICWAH-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Dicyandiamide is commonly used for the curing of epoxy resins. It is a nitrification inhibitor that is said to be capable of reducing nitrate (NO3-) leaching and nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions from grazed pasture soils.

Application

Dicyandiamide can be used as an organic precursor for synthesizing carbon nitride nanosheets.

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

25 g in poly bottle

3 kg in poly drum

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
ME9950000
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

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