Agent Name

4-Cyano-N,N-dimethylaniline

CAS Number

1197-19-9

Formula

C9-H10-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-(Dimethylamino)benzenecarbonitrile; 4-(Dimethylamino)benzonitrile; N,N-Dimethyl-4-cyanoaniline; N,N-Dimethyl-p-cyanoaniline; p-(Dimethylamino)benzoic acid nitrile; p-(N,N-Dimethylamino)benzonitrile; p-Cyano-N,N-dimethylaniline; p-Dimethylaminobenzonitrile; Para(dimethylamino)benzonitrile; Benzonitrile, 4-(dimethylamino)-; Benzonitrile, p-(dimethylamino)- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] UN3439

Category

Nitriles

Description

Yellow crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion and skin absorption; Toxic by inhalation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Amino-5-nitrobenzonitrile" and "4-Aminobenzonitrile."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.02 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Nitriles, toxic, solid, n.o.s."

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