N-Benzylideneaniline

  • N-(Phenylmethylene)aniline
  • N-(Phenylmethylidene)benzenamine
  • Phenyl(benzylidene)amine
Formula
C6H5N糃HC6H5
Structure
Description
Yellow crystalline powder.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
538-51-2
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
208-694-9
R: 36/37/38
Merck
12,1173

Properties.
Formula
C13H11N
Formula mass
181.24
Melting point, °C
52 - 54
Boiling point, °C
310
Vapor pressure, mmHg
0.0021 (25 C)
Density
0.95 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
10.77 (pKb)
Partition coefficient, pKow
2.90
Heat of vaporization
51.8 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.
Protection
Impervious gloves, safety glasses and protective work clothing.
Stability
Decomposition will not occur if used and stored according to specifications.
Incompatibilities
Oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Oxides of carbon, oxides of nitrogen.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
127
Fire fighting
Extinguish with carbon dioxide, extinguishing powder or water spray. Fight larger fires with water spray or alcohol resistant foam. Wear self-contained respirator. Wear fully protective impervious suit.
Combustion products
Oxides of carbon and oxides of nitrogen.
Health
1
 
Flammability
1
 
 
Reactivity
1
 

Health.
Exposure effects
Irritating to eyes, skin and mucous membranes.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek immediate medical advice.
   Inhalation
Supply fresh air. If required, provide artificial respiration. Keep patient warm. Seek immediate medical advice.
   Skin
Immediately wash with water and soap and rinse thoroughly. Seek immediate medical advice.
   Eyes
Rinse opened eye for several minutes under running water. Then consult a doctor.

Transport.