Agent Name

Phenyl sulfide

CAS Number

139-66-2

Formula

C12-H10-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,1'-Thiobis(benzene); Diphenyl monosulfide; Diphenyl sulfide; Diphenyl sulphide; Diphenyl thioether; Diphenylmercaptan; Diphenylsulphide; Diphenylthiamethane; Phenylthiobenzene; Sulfide, diphenyl; Benzene, 1,1'-thiobis-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Colorless nearly odorless liquid; [Merck Index] Unpleasant odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

A severe skin irritant; Causes changes in liver and bladder weights and effects on food intake in 13-week oral studies of rats; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Methyl phenyl sulfide."

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