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CAS No 555-21-5 , 2-(4-nitrophenyl)acetonitrile

  • Name: 2-(4-nitrophenyl)acetonitrile
  • Synonyms: 4-nitro-;2-(4-nitrophenyl)acetonitrile; p-Nitrobenzyl cyanide; Benzeneacetonitrile; 555-21-5;4-Nitrobenzyl cyanide; Acetonitrile; (p-nitrophenyl)-;
  • CAS Registry Number:
  • Transport: 3439
  • Melting Point: 114-118 ºC
  • Boiling Point: 195-197 ºC (12.0 MMHG)
  • Density: 1.272 g/cm3
  • Refractive index: 1.577
  • Safety Statements: R20/21/22
  • Hazard Symbols: Xn: Harmful;
  • HS Code: 29269095
  • EINECS: 209-085-0
  • Molecular Weight: 162.14544
  • InchiKey: PXNJGLAVKOXITN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • InChI: InChI=1S/C8H6N2O2/c9-6-5-7-1-3-8(4-2-7)10(11)12/h1-4H,5H2
  • Risk Statements: S36/37
  • Molecular Formula: C8H6N2O2
  • Molecular Structure:CAS No:555-21-5 2-(4-nitrophenyl)acetonitrile
References of 2-(4-nitrophenyl)acetonitrile
Title: p-Nitrobenzyl Cyanide
CAS Registry Number: 555-21-5
CAS Name: 4-Nitrobenzeneacetonitrile
Synonyms: p-nitrophenylacetonitrile; p-nitro-a-tolunitrile
Molecular Formula: C8H6N2O2
Molecular Weight: 162.15
Percent Composition: C 59.26%, H 3.73%, N 17.28%, O 19.73%
Line Formula: NO2C6H4CH2CN
Literature References: Prepd by the action of concd nitric acid on benzyl cyanide: Robertson, Org. Synth. 2, 57 (1922).
Properties: Elongated prisms from alcohol. mp 117°. Insol in water; sol in alcohol, ether.
Melting point: mp 117°
Use: In the prepn of p-nitrophenylacetic acid.