6-Methoxy-3-pyridinamine

  • 6-Methoxy-3-pyridinylamine
  • 6-Methoxy-3-pyridineamine
  • 5-Amino-2-methoxypyridine
Formula
C6H8N2O
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
6628-77-9
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
229-612-8
22 36/37/38
26 37/39
RTECS
US1836000
RTECS class
Drug
Beilstein/Gmelin
115155
Beilstein Reference
5-22-11-00408

Properties.
Formula
C6H8N2O
Formula mass
124.16
Melting point, °C
28 - 30
Boiling point, °C
265
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.01 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Soluble
Refractive index
1.5729 (20 C)
pKa/pKb
9.64 (pKb)
Heat of vaporization
50.3 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Store in a cool dry place. Store at 2-8 C
Protection
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Cover with dry lime or soda ash, pick up, keep in a closed container, and hold for waste disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
110
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.

Health.
Exposure effects
Harmful. Harmful if swallowed. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
   Ingestion
Harmful if swallowed.
   Inhalation
May be harmful if inhaled.
   Skin
Causes skin irritation. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.

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.