Agent Name

4-Cyanopyridine

CAS Number

100-48-1

Formula

C6-H4-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

4-Pyridinenitrile; gamma-Cyanopyridine; Isonicotinic acid nitrile; 4-Pyridinecarbonitrile; Isonicotinonitrile; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

Off-white crystals with a pungent odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See $m-Phthalodinitrile.$ See $Pyridine.$

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.31 mm Hg

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