Agent Name

Propanenitrile, 2,2-dimethyl

CAS Number

630-18-2

Formula

C5-H9-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

2,2-Dimethylpropanenitrile; 2,2-Dimethylpropionitrile; 2-Cyano-2-methylpropane; Pivalonitrile; Trimethylacetonitrile; tert-Butyl cyanide; tert-Butylnitrile; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Nitriles

Description

Colorless liquid; mp = 16-18 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; Can be absorbed through skin; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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