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:




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



Available in commercial quantities