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AX0142 Supelco

Acetonitrile

gradient grade OmniSolv®

Synonym: ACN, Cyanomethane, Ethyl nitrile, Methyl cyanide

  • CAS Number 75-05-8

  • Linear Formula CH3CN

  • Molecular Weight 41.05

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 741857

  •  MDL number MFCD00001878

  •  EC Index Number 200-835-2

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Properties

Related Categories HPLC Gradient Grade Solvents, HPLC Solvents, Solvent by Application, Solvents
Quality Level   100
  200
vapor density   1.41 (vs air)
vapor pressure   72.8 mmHg ( 20 °C)
  97 hPa ( 20 °C)
assay   ≥99.9% (GC)
form   liquid
autoignition temp.   973 °F
expl. lim.   16 %
application(s)   HPLC: suitable
  LC/MS: suitable
  gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.344 (lit.)
bp   81-82 °C (lit.)
mp   −45 °C (lit.)
transition temp   flash point 2 °C
density   0.786 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
shipped in   ambient
SMILES string   CC#N
InChI   1S/C2H3N/c1-2-3/h1H3
InChI key   WEVYAHXRMPXWCK-UHFFFAOYSA-N
storage conditions   Store at room temperature.

Description

Packaging

1, 4 l in Glas bottle pre packed

20 l in Plastic barrel

Application

AX0142P-1 is packaged in a poly-coated glass bottle.

gradient grade OmniSolv®

Analysis Note

Assay (GC)99.9% minColor (APHA)10 maxEvaporation residue1ppm maxFiltered through 0.2 µm filterTo pass testFluorescence (as quinine base)300ppt maxFormClear liquidGradient at 210 nm0.002AU maxGradient at 254 nm0.0003AU maxIdentity (IR-spectrum)ConformsPropionitrile20ppm maxRefractive index (at 20°C)1.343-1.345Titrable acid8.0µeq/g maxTitrable base0.16µeq/g maxUV Abs. at 189 nm1.00AU maxUV Abs. at 195 nm0.15AU maxUV Abs. at 210 nm0.03AU maxUV Abs. at 230 nm0.005AU maxUV Abs. at 250 nm0.005AU maxUV Abs. at 270 nm0.005AU maxUV Cut-off189nm maxWater (H2O)0.02% max

Legal Information

OMNISOLV is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
WGK Germany 
WGK 2
Flash Point(F) 
35.6 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
2.0 °C - closed cup
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