isobutyl nitriteIsobutyl nitrite

CAS No. 542-56-3
Catalog No. 654226

 

Synonyms: 2-methylpropyl nitrite, Nitrous acid isobutyl ester

 

Typical Applications:

• part of the antidote package for cyanide poisoning
• inhalant recreational drug

 

Physical Properties:

Form and Appearance: Clear liquid
Molecular Weight: 103.12
Specific Gravity: 0.87
Boiling Point: 66 – 67ºC
Solubility: slightly soluble in water
Flash Point: -6ºF (-21ºC)
Water Reactive: Decomposes over time

 

Chemical Formula:

C4H9N02

 

Specifications:

Purity/Analysis: 95% minimum by GC
Form and Appearance: Clear light yellow to tan liquid

 

Product Categories:

Building Blocks Nitrous acid; Organic Nitrates/Nitrites; Nitrogen Compounds; Organic Building Blocks

 

Availability:

Available in commercial quantities