1,3,6-Tricyanohexane

  • 1,3,6-Hexanetricarbonitrile
  • 4-Cyanosuberonitrile
Formula
C9H11N3
Structure
Uses
No evidence of commercial use in U.S.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1772-25-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
217-199-7
Beilstein/Gmelin
1859243
Beilstein Reference
6-02
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C9H11N3
Formula mass
161.21
Boiling point, °C
441
Vapor pressure, mmHg
6E-8 (25 C)
Density
1.04 g/mL (25 C)
Solubility in water
Very soluble
Refractive index
1.466 (20 C)
Heat of vaporization
69.8 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Keep away from heat and open flame. Store in a cool dry place.
Protection
Wear appropriate government approved respirator, chemical-resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing.
Small spills/leaks
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents, Acids, Bases.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides, Hydrogen cyanide.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
230
Fire fighting
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.
Hazards
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions. Combustible liquid.

Health.
Exposure effects
Properties of this material have not yet been prepared. Any recommendations are of a general nature. Many chemicals cause irritation of the eyes, skin, and respiratory tract. In severe cases respiratory tract irritation can progress to ARDS/acute lung injury which may be delayed in onset for up to 24 to 72 hours in some cases Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested. ALWAYS contact your local poision control authority or medical professional for assistance.
   Inhalation
Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
   Skin
May cause skin irritation.
   Eyes
May cause eye irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
   Inhalation
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen.
   Skin
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
   Eyes
In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes.

Transport.