Acetomethylanilide

  • N-Methylacetanilide
  • Phenylmethylacetamide
  • N-Methyl-N-phenylacetamide
Formula
C9H11NO
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
579-10-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
209-436-8
36/37/38
RTECS
AE4900000
RTECS class
Other
UN (DOT)
2811
Merck
13,6037
Beilstein/Gmelin
2207686
Beilstein Reference
4-12-00-00378
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-5831
Canada DSL/NDSL
NDSL
US TSCA
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C9H11NO
Formula mass
149.19
Melting point, °C
101
Boiling point, °C
227
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.08 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Slightly soluble
Heat of vaporization
46.3 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep tightly closed. Store under nitrogen.
Protection
Rubber gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Respirators
Government approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides, Hydrogen chloride gas.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
93
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.
Fire potential
Non-combustible, substance itself does not burn but may decompose upon heating to produce corrosive and/or toxic fumes.
Hazards
Contact with metals may evolve flammable hydrogen gas.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Health
-
 
Flammability
0
 
 
Reactivity
1
 

Health.
Poison_Class
3
Exposure effects
Irritant. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
   Ingestion
See Inhalation.
   Inhalation
TOXIC; inhalation, ingestion, or skin contact with material may cause severe injury or death. Effects of contact or inhalation may be delayed.
   Skin
Contact with molten substance may cause severe burns to skin and eyes. See Inhalation.
   Eyes
See Inhalation.

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.
UN number
2811
Response guide
Hazard class
6.1
Packing Group
III