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Substance Name: Calcium cyanide [ISO]
RN: 592-01-8
UNII: 07DFJ2NTDD
InChIKey: OEYMAKISKGNYAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C2-Ca-N2

Molecular Weight

  • 92.114
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Fungicide, Bactericide, Wood Preservative
  • Insecticide
  • Rodenticide

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Ceiling 5 mg/m3; skin
  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 10 lb
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Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Calcium cyanide [ISO]

Name of Substance

  • Calcium cyanide

Synonyms

  • 3-02-00-00061 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • BRN 3926685
  • Calcid
  • Calcium cyanide
  • Calcium cyanide (mixture)
  • Calcium cyanide [ISO]
  • Calcyan
  • Calcyanide
  • Caswell No. 142
  • Cyanide of calcium
  • Cyanogas
  • Cyanure de calcium
  • Cyanure de calcium [French]
  • Degesch Calcium Cyanide A-Dust
  • EINECS 209-740-0
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 074001
  • HSDB 242
  • NSC 74784
  • RCRA waste number P021
  • UNII-07DFJ2NTDD

Systematic Names

  • Calcium cyanide
  • Calcium cyanide (Ca(CN)2)

Superlist Names

  • Calcium cyanide
  • Calcium cyanide Ca(CN)2
  • Calcium cyanide [UN1575] [Poison]
  • Hydrogen cyanide and cyanide salts
  • RCRA waste no. P021
  • UN1575

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 592-01-8

FDA UNII

  • 07DFJ2NTDD

Other Registry Number

  • 18724-70-4

System Generated Number

  • 0000592018

Structure Descriptors

InChI

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

InChIKey

OEYMAKISKGNYAV-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

[Ca](C#N)C#N

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
rat LD50 oral 39mg/kg (39mg/kg)   American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. Vol. 30, Pg. 470, 1969.