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LC435 2-Amino-6-methylpyridine
for synthesis


Order number Packaging Quantity Price €
AC27435 Glass bottle 100 g 16.11


Product information
Synonyms 6-Amino-2-picoline
Hill Formula C6H8N2
Chemical formula 2-(NH2)-6-(CH3)C5H3N
HS Code 2933 39 99
EC number 217-360-1
Molar mass 108.14 g/mol
CAS number 1824-81-3


Chemical and physical data
Solubility (20 °C) soluble
Melting point 40 – 43 °C
Molar mass 108.14 g/mol
Boiling point 208 °C (1013 hPa)
Flash point 103 °C


Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H310: Fatal in contact with skin.
H301: Toxic if swallowed.
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
H315: Causes skin irritation.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
Precautionary Statement(s) P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
P302 + P350: IF ON SKIN: Gently wash with plenty of soap and water.
P304 + P340: IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing
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Storage class

6.1A Combustible substances, toxic


WGK 3 highly water endangering

Disposal 9
Carcinogenic compounds and flammable compounds labelled “Highly toxic” or “Toxic”: container F. Alkyl sulfates are carcinogenic; Take particular care to avoid inhalation and skin contact. To neutralize alkyl sulfates, add dropwise (from a dropping funnel) to concentrated ice-cool Ammonia solution (Cat.No. 105426) with vigorous stirring. Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH Universal indicator strips (Cat.No. 109535).



Safety information
R Phrase R 24/25-36/37/38
Toxic in contact with skin and if swallowed.Irritating to eyes, respiratory system and skin.
S Phrase S 36/37-45
Wear suitable protective clothing and gloves.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).
Categories of danger

toxic, irritant

Hazard Symbol



Transport information
Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-Code UN 2811 TOXIC SOLID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.(2-AMINO-6-METHYLPYRIDINE), 6.1, II
Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGR UN 2811 TOXIC SOLID, ORGANIC, N.O.S.(2-AMINO-6-METHYLPYRIDINE), 6.1, II


Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 100 mg/kg
LD 50 dermal LD50 rabbit 125 mg/kg


Assay (GC, area%) ≥ 98 %
Melting range
– lower value
≥ 37 °C
– upper value ≤ 43 °C
Identity (IR) passes test




139.15 g/mol