Agent Name

Acetylenedicarbonitrile

CAS Number

1071-98-3

Formula

C4-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Dicyanoacetylene; Dicyanoethyne; Sous-azote de carbone [French]; 2-Butynedinitrile (9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

mp = 20.5 deg C; [ChemIDplus]

Comments

See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 12 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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