Acetonitrile is utilized as a polar aprotic solvent in organic synthesis and in the purification of butadiene. Aqueous two-phase systems based on acetonitrile and carbohydrates play an important character in the extraction and purification of biomolecules called vanillins.
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Maximum level of impurities: Evaporation residue 5ppm, H2O 0.05%, Halogenated residue 10ng/L (GC-ECD) 0.01%
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