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Substance Name: Zinc cyanide
RN: 557-21-1
UNII: 04392RL5SR
InChIKey: VJHHEOJUJAQMPF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C2-N2-Zn

Molecular Weight

  • 117.426
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Experimental Pesticide
  • Unspecified / Unclassified Pesticide

Superlist Classification Code

  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 10 lb
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Zinc cyanide

Synonyms

  • 3-02-00-00061 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-28752
  • BRN 4124366
  • Cyanure de zinc
  • Cyanure de zinc [French]
  • EINECS 209-162-9
  • HSDB 1051
  • RCRA waste number P121
  • UNII-04392RL5SR
  • Zinc cyanide
  • Zinc dicyanide

Systematic Names

  • Zinc cyanide
  • Zinc cyanide (Zn(CN)2)

Superlist Names

  • RCRA waste no. P121
  • UN1713
  • Zinc cyanide
  • Zinc cyanide Zn(CN)2
  • Zinc cyanide [UN1713] [Poison]

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 557-21-1

FDA UNII

  • 04392RL5SR

System Generated Number

  • 0000557211

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/2CN.Zn/c2*1-2;

InChIKey

VJHHEOJUJAQMPF-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

[Zn](C#N)C#N

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LCLo inhalation 61mg/m3/4H (61mg/m3)   National Technical Information Service. Vol. OTS0571244,
rat LD50 oral 54mg/kg (54mg/kg)   Toxicologist. Vol. 3, Pg. 170, 1983.
rat LDLo intraperitoneal 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, Chemical-Biological Coordination Center, Review. Vol. 5, Pg. 28, 1953.