Agent Name

2-Mercaptopyridine

CAS Number

2637-34-5

Formula

C5-H5-N-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Pyridinethiol; 2-Thiopyridine; Pyrid-2-thione; Thiopyridone-2 [French]; 2(1H)-Pyridinethione; Pyridine-2-thiol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Solid with a stench; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal and intravenous LD50 (mouse) = 250 mg/kg; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "2-Hydroxypyridine."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00863 mm Hg

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