2-Cyanopyridine; 2-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, nitrile; 2-Pyridyl nitrile; Picolinic acid nitrile; Picolinonitrile; [ChemIDplus]
Solid; [HSDB] Low melting solid; mp = 26-28 deg C; [MSDSonline]
Used as a chemical intermediate for rimiterol hydrobromide (bronchodilator) and other chemicals; [HSDB]
Emergency treatment: "Pyridine"; Pyridine is an irritant that causes CNS depression after ingestion of 1/2 cup or inhalation of 6-12 ppm; It can cause liver and kidney injury; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."
0.09 mm Hg
VP from ChemIDplus;
Other CNS neurotoxin
Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion
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