Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate


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CAS 78-11-5 - Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate

Analyte:  Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate

Alternate Name:  2,2-Bisdihydroxymethyl-1,3-propanediol Tetranitrate

Abbreviation:  PETN

CAS Number or ID:  78-11-5

Department:  Organics

EC Number (EINECS):  78-11-5

Synonyms:  1,3-Propanediol, 2,2-bis[(nitrooxy)methyl]-, dinitrate (ester);Angicap;Angitet;Antora;Arcotrate;Baritrate;Cardiacap;CHOT;Deltrate-20;Dilcoran-80;Dipentrate;Duotrate;Erinit;Extex;Hasethrol;Kaytrate;Lentrat;Lowetrate;Martrate-45;Metranil;Mycardol;Myotrate "10";Neo-Corovas;Neopentanetetrayl nitrate;Niperyt;Niperyth;Nitrinal;Nitro-Riletten;Nitropent;Nitropenta;Nitropenta 7W;Nitropentaerythrite;Nitropentaerythritol;Nitropenton;Nitrotalans;Pe

Use:  priming compound, vasodilator

Chemical Formula:  C5H8N4O12

Apearance:  white crystalline powder

Stability:  Stable, but decomposes readily and possibly explosively if heated. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents. Store cold and keep away from sources of ignition.Analytical testing dots

Laboratory tests that may be available by ALS - Columbia for Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate (CAS # 78-11-5):

EPA MethodTest NameMatrixMRLInstrument
EPA 8330Nitroaromatics and Nitramines by High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)Solid2000 HPLC

More analytical test methods may be available for Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate. Please contact us for the latest available analytes and methods.



Related Analytes (2,2-Bisdihydroxymethyl-1,3-propanediol Tetranitrate):
1,1,1,2-Tetrachloro-2,2-difluoroethane (CFC 112a)    1,1,1-Trichloro-2,2,2-trifluoroethane (CFC 113a)    1,1,2,2-Tetrachloro-1,2-difluoroethane (CFC 112)    1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane (SPCC)    1,1,2,2-Tetrafluoroethane (HFC 134)    1,1,2-Trichlorotrifluoroethane (CFC 113)    1,2,3,4-Diepoxybutane    1,2-Dibromo-1,1,2,2-tetrafluoroethane (BFC 114B2)    1,2-Dichloro-1,1,2,2-tetrafluoroethane (CFC 114)    1,3-Butylene Glycol   


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