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General Description

Synonyms: Isopropyl Cyanide; 2-Methylpropionitrile

OSHA IMIS Code Number: K206

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 78-82-0

NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) Identification Number: TZ4900000; 66046

Department of Transportation Regulation Number (49 CFR 172.101) and Guide: UN2284 131 Flammable Liquid

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards, Isobutyronitrile: chemical description, physical properties, potentially hazardous incompatibilities, and more

Exposure Limits

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Limit (REL): 8 ppm TWA

Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Primary Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method (SLC1):

  • sampling media: Charcoal Tube (100/50 mg sections, 20/40 mesh)
    analytical solvent: Carbon Disulfide
    maximum volume: 10.0 Liters
    maximum flow rate: 0.2 L/min
    current analytical method: Gas Chromatography; GC/FID
    method reference: 2 (OSHA In-House File)
    method classification: Not Validated

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