Agent Name

Thianthrene

CAS Number

92-85-3

Formula

C12-H8-S2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

9,10-Dithiaanthracene; Thiaanthrene; Thianthren; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Beige crystalline solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"In its electron deficient state, effects formation of high-energy phosphate bonds in process of oxidative phosphorylation." [ChemIDplus] "Thianthrene is a sulfur-containing heterocyclic chemical compound. It is a derivative of the parent heterocycle called dithiin. It is notable for its ease of oxidation." [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.1E-5 mm Hg

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