3-Butenyl cyanide; 4-Cyano-1-butene; 4-Pentenoic acid, nitrile; 4-Pentenonitrile; Allylacetonitrile; Allylmethyl cyanide; [ChemIDplus]
Slightly yellow clear liquid; [MSDSonline]
Used as an unisolated chemical intermediate in the production of adiponitrile; [HSDB]
Emergency treatment: "Isobutyronitrile"; Isobutyronitrile releases cyanide after being absorbed into the body; Causes liver injury in animal studies; [HSDB] Causes respiratory depression and changes to the liver in lethal dose studies of rats; [RTECS] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "NITRILES."
6.36 mm Hg
LC50 (rat) = 2,550 ppm/4h
Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion
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