Agent Name

Fumaronitrile

CAS Number

764-42-1

Formula

C4-H2-N2

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

(E)-1,2-Dicyanoethylene; 2-Butenedinitrile, (E)-; Fumaric acid dinitrile; Fumaric nitrile; Fumarodinitrile; Fumarsaeuredinitril [German]; Furmaronitrile; trans-1,2-Dicyanoethene; trans-1,2-Dicyanoethylene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

Brown solid; [CAMEO] Fine white crystals; [MSDSonline]

Comments

A skin, eye, mucous membrane, and upper respiratory tract irritant; [CAMEO] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.19 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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