Agent Name

Methyl n-octyl sulfide

CAS Number

3698-95-1

Formula

C9-H20-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Methyl octyl sulphide; [ChemIDplus] n-Octyl methyl sulfide; Octane, 1-(Methylthio)-; [Chevron Phillips MSDS] UN1993

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Colorless liquid with an unpleasant odor; [Chevron Phillips MSDS]

Comments

Contains 1.9% methyl 2-octyl sulfide (CAS# 58157-45-2) and 1% methyl 3-octyl sulfide (CAS# not established); [Chevron Phillips MSDS] See "Diethyl sulfide."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Combustible liquid, n.o.s."

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