Acetonitrile: properties and incident management

Information about acetonitrile for use in responding to chemical incidents.


Acetonitrile: incident management

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These documents provide information on the health effects of exposure and how to respond to a chemical incident.

Acetonitrile is also known as methyl cyanide and cyanomethane.

Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 26 May 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated incident management and general information.

  2. Added general information document.

  3. Updated incident management document.

  4. Updated incident management guidance.

  5. First published.