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Sodium Cyanide

CAS #:

143-33-9

Linear Formula:

NaCN

MDL Number:

MFCD00003523

EC No.:

205-599-4

ORDER

PRODUCT Product Code ORDER SAFETY DATA TECHNICAL DATA
(2N) 99% Sodium Cyanide
NA-CY-02 Pricing > SDS > Data Sheet >
(2N5) 99.5% Sodium Cyanide
NA-CY-025 Pricing > SDS > Data Sheet >
(3N) 99.9% Sodium Cyanide
NA-CY-03 Pricing > SDS > Data Sheet >
(3N5) 99.95% Sodium Cyanide
NA-CY-035 Pricing > SDS > Data Sheet >
(4N) 99.99% Sodium Cyanide
NA-CY-04 Pricing > SDS > Data Sheet >
(5N) 99.999% Sodium Cyanide
NA-CY-05 Pricing > SDS > Data Sheet >

Properties

Compound Formula

CNNa

Molecular Weight

49.01

Appearance

White powder or chunks

Melting Point

563.7 °C

Boiling Point

1496 °C

Density

1.595 g/cm3

Exact Mass

48.992843

Monoisotopic Mass

48.992843

Health & Safety Info  |  MSDS / SDS

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H300-H310-H330-H410
Hazard Codes T+, N
Risk Codes 26/27/28-32-50/53
Safety Statements 7-28-29-45-60-61
RTECS Number VZ7525000
Transport Information UN 1689 6.1/PG 1
WGK Germany 3
MSDS / SDS

About

Sodium Cyanide is generally immediately available in most volumes. High purity, submicron and nanopowder forms may be considered. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Synonyms

Cyanogran, Cymag, Cyanide of sodium, Hydrocyanic acid, sodium salt, Cyanide salts, Cyanobrik, Cyanasalt, sodium carbonitrile

Chemical Identifiers

Linear Formula

NaCN

Pubchem CID

8929

MDL Number

MFCD00003523

EC No.

205-599-4

Beilstein Registry No.

3587243

IUPAC Name

sodium; cyanide

SMILES

[C-]#N.[Na+]

InchI Identifier

InChI=1S/CN.Na/c1-2;/q-1;+1

InchI Key

MNWBNISUBARLIT-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Packaging Specifications

Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Safety Data Sheet (SDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes, and 36,000 lb. tanker trucks.

Related Products & Element Information

See more Nitrogen products. Nitrogen is a Block P, Group 15, Period 2 element. Its electron configuration is [He]2s22p3. In its elemental form, nitrogen's CAS number is 7727-37-9. Nitrogen is an odorless, tasteless, colorless and mostly inert gas. It is the seventh most abundant element in the universe and it constitutes 78.09% (by volume) of Earth's atmosphere. Nitrogen was discovered by Daniel Rutherford in 1772.

Sodium Bohr ModelSee more Sodium products. Sodium (atomic symbol: Na, atomic number: 11) is a Block D, Group 5, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 22.989769. The number of electrons in each of Sodium's shells is [2, 8, 1] and its electron configuration is [Ne] 3s1.The sodium atom has a radius of 185.8 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 227 pm. Sodium was discovered and first isolated by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1807. In its elemental form, sodium has a silvery-white metallic appearance. It is the sixth most abundant element, making up 2.6 % of the earth's crust. Sodium does not occur in nature as a free element and must be extracted from its compounds (e.g., feldspars, sodalite, and rock salt). The name Sodium is thought to come from the Arabic word suda, meaning "headache" (due to sodium carbonate's headache-alleviating properties), and its elemental symbol Na comes from natrium, its Latin name.

Recent Research

Diclofenac sodium ion exchange resin complex loaded melt cast films for sustained release ocular delivery., Adelli, Goutham R., Balguri Sai Prachetan, Bhagav Prakash, Raman Vijayasankar, and Majumdar Soumyajit , Drug Deliv, 2017 Nov, Volume 24, Issue 1, p.370-379, (2017)

Effect of osmotic dehydration of olives as pre-fermentation treatment and partial substitution of sodium chloride by monosodium glutamate in the fermentation profile of Kalamata natural black olives., Bonatsou, Stamatoula, Iliopoulos Vasilis, Mallouchos Athanasios, Gogou Eleni, Oikonomopoulou Vasiliki, Krokida Magdalini, Taoukis Petros, and Panagou Efstathios Z. , Food Microbiol, 2017 May, Volume 63, p.72-83, (2017)

Differential gene expression and filamentation of Listeria monocytogenes 08-5923 exposed to sodium lactate and sodium diacetate., Liu, Xiaoji, Basu Urmila, Miller Petr, and McMullen Lynn M. , Food Microbiol, 2017 May, Volume 63, p.153-158, (2017)

Enhanced stability and mechanical strength of sodium alginate composite films., Liu, Sijun, Li Yong, and Li Lin , Carbohydr Polym, 2017 Mar 15, Volume 160, p.62-70, (2017)

Colorimetric detection and removal of radioactive Co ions using sodium alginate-based composite beads., Kim, Daigeun, Jo Ara, Yang Hee-Man, Seo Bum-Kyoung, Lee Kune-Woo, and Lee Taek Seung , J Hazard Mater, 2017 Mar 15, Volume 326, p.69-76, (2017)

iTRAQ analysis of low-phytate mung bean sprouts treated with sodium citrate, sodium acetate and sodium tartrate., Jin, Xiaolin, Yang Runqiang, Guo Liping, Wang Xinkun, Yan Xiaokun, and Gu Zhenxin , Food Chem, 2017 Mar 01, Volume 218, p.285-293, (2017)

Sonochemical synthesis of porous NiTiO3 nanorods for photocatalytic degradation of ceftiofur sodium., Pugazhenthiran, N, Kaviyarasan K, Sivasankar T, Emeline A, Bahnemann D, Mangalaraja R V., and Anandan S , Ultrason Sonochem, 2017 Mar, Volume 35, Issue Pt A, p.342-350, (2017)

Late sodium current and intracellular ionic homeostasis in acute ischemia., Ronchi, Carlotta, Torre Eleonora, Rizzetto Riccardo, Bernardi Joyce, Rocchetti Marcella, and Zaza Antonio , Basic Res Cardiol, 2017 Mar, Volume 112, Issue 2, p.12, (2017)

Injectable photo crosslinked enhanced double-network hydrogels from modified sodium alginate and gelatin., Yuan, Liu, Wu Yu, Gu Qi-Sheng, El-Hamshary Hany, El-Newehy Mohamed, and Mo Xiumei , Int J Biol Macromol, 2017 Mar, Volume 96, p.569-577, (2017)

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