- Pentyl isocyanide
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
16 36/37/39 45
Melting point, °C
Boiling point, °C
0.772 g/cm3 (25 C)
Solubility in water
2.9 g/L (20 C)
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat, sparks, and open flame. Store at 2-8 C
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Government approved respirator.
Cover with dry-lime, sand, or soda ash. Place in covered containers using non-sparking tools and transport outdoors. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides, Hydrogen cyanide.
Extinguish using Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or appropriate foam. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
HIGHLY FLAMMABLE: Will be easily ignited by heat, sparks or flames.
Flammable liquid. Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Fire will produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Toxic by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed. Stench.
Toxic if swallowed.
Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract. Toxic if inhaled.
May cause skin irritation. Toxic if absorbed through skin.
May cause eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.