2-Methylglutaronitrile Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

2-Methylglutaronitrile Properties

2-Methylglutaronitrile

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Description

 

2-Methylglutaronitrile is a high-boiling solvent/intermediate used in the fiber industry.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Amber Liquid
Boiling Point 269-271 °C
CAS Number 4553-62-2
Class 6.1
Density 0.95 g/ml
EINECS Number 224-923-5
IUPAC Name 2-Methylpentanedinitrile
InChI 1S/C6H8N2/c1-6(5-8)3-2-4-7/h6H,2-3H2,1H3
InChIKey FPPLREPCQJZDAQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Melting Point -45 °C
Molar Mass 108.14 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H8N2
NFPA 704 H-3,F-1,R-1,C-NA
PG 3
RTECS Number YV8140000
Refractive n20/D 1.434
Synonyms Pentanedinitrile,2-methyl-;Glutaronitrile,2-methyl-;1,3-Dicyanobutane;2,4-Dicyanobutane;2-Methylglutaronitrile;2-Methylpentanedinitrile;Diacrylonitrile;a-Methylglutarodinitrile;a-Methylglutaronitrile;MGN;DL-2-Methylglutaronitrile;Methylglutaronitrile