Nitroethane - CAS # 79-24-3

Information provided on Nitroethane (79-24-3) is for reference only and is subject to change. There is no warranty of accuracy or completeness of any information contained herein.

ALS Environmental does not sell chemicals, but offers analytical lab testing to determine the presence of various elements and chemical compounds. ALS Environmental may or may not offer testing for the specific analyte listed on this page. Please contact us for the latest tests available.
Analytical testing dots

CAS 79-24-3 - Nitroethane

Chemical Name:  Nitroethane

Chemical Formula:  C2H5NO2

CAS Number:  79-24-3

Synonyms:  Nitroethane;C2H5NO2;Nitroetan;UN 2842;NE;Nitroparaffin;1-Nitroethane

Appearance:  colourless oily liquid with an unpleasant odour

Boiling Point:  114 C

Vapor Density:  2.6 (air = 1)

Vapor Pressure:  15.6 mm Hg at 20 C

Flash Point:  31 C (closed cup)

Water Solubility:  slight

Stability:  Stability Contact with a variety of materials may cause fire or explosion, especially if heated. Incompatible with amines, strong acids, strong oxidizing agents, combustible materials, metal oxides, strong bases, alkalies.

Molecular Weight:  75.0666

Alternate Names:  Nitroethane | NOA

Department:  Organics

* Columbia Analytical may or may not test for the presence of "Nitroethane" CAS: 79-24-3. Please contact us for more information on available testing.

Analytical testing dots

Related Analytes (Nitroethane):
1,1-Dichloro-1-nitroethane    Fluoropentanitroethane    Hexanitroethane   

<-- Search more chemicals

Suggestions? If you have ideas for improvement, we would enjoy hearing from you. Please contact the webmaster here.

*CAS Registry Number is a Registered Trademark of the American Chemical Society.
Analytical testing dots