Acetonitrile

CAS RN: 75-05-8

Explosive Limits / Potential

Upper explosive limit 16% and lower explosive limit 3% by vol (at room temp).
Contact with strong oxidizers may cause ... explosions.
ExothermiC reaction with sulfuriC acid at 53 deg C. ... Incompatible with oleum, chlorosulfonic acid, perchlorates, nitrating agents, indium, dinitrogeN tetraoxide, n-fluoro compounds (e.g., perfluorourea + acetonitrile), hno3, so3.
Potentially explosive reaction with lanthanide perchlorates and nitrogen-fluorine compounds.
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