AcetonitrileAcetonitrile (C2H3N) is a colorless liquid with aromatic odor, highly flammable and harmful. Because it is flammable, we recommend a safe chemical storage building that meets specific regulations for storing Acetonitrile. Please review our fire rated products: Fire-rated, FIRELoc, SUPERLoc
Acetonitrile Storing Details
- Flammable Details: Flash point 3°F. Vapors may travel a considerable distance to source of ignition and flash back.
- Storage Details: Keep separated from incompatible substances, such as oxidizers. Store and handle in accordance with all current regulations and standards. Store in a compliant building for flammables storage.
- Compatible Details: Strong oxidizers
- Description: Acetonitrile is the chemical compound with the formula CH 3CN. This colorless liquid is the simplest organic nitrile. It is produced mainly as a byproduct of acrylonitrile manufacture.
- Classification: CLASS 3
- Brand Name: n/a
|Formula||Density||Boiling Point;||IUPAC ID||Molar Mass||Soluble In||Melting Point|
|C2H3N||786.00 kg/m³||179.6°F (82°C)||Acetonitrile||41.05 g/mol||Cold water, hot water, & methanol||-49°F (-45°C)|