Agent Name

Hexanenitrile

CAS Number

628-73-9

Formula

C6-H11-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Cyanopentane; Capronitrile; Hexanonitrile; Pentyl cyanide; Tricapronile; n-Capronitrile; [ChemIDplus] UN1993

Category

Nitriles

Description

Partially miscible with water (2.48 g/L at 25 deg C); [ChemIDplus] Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.85 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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