Agent Name

Tetrabutylthiuram disulfide

CAS Number

1634-02-2

Formula

C18-H36-N2-S4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Tetrabutylthiuram disulphide; Thiuram disulfide tetrabutyl; Thiuram, tetrabutyl-, disulfide; Disulfide, bis(dibutylthiocarbamoyl); Tetrabutylthioperoxydicarbamic acid; Thioperoxydicarbonic diamide (((H2N)C(S))2S2), N,N,N',N'-tetrabutyl-; Thioperoxydicarbonic diamide (((H2N)C(S))2S2), tetrabutyl-; [ChemIDplus] BUTYL TUADS; [R.T. Vanderbilt MSDS]

Category

Rubber Additives

Description

Dark amber liquid; [R.T. Vanderbilt MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an elastomer accelerator; [R.T. Vanderbilt MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 2,350 mg/kg; [RTECS] Prolonged contact may discolor skin; Ingestion or inhalation may cause unpleasant symptoms on alcohol consumption within hours of exposure (antiabuse effect); [R.T. Vanderbilt MSDS] See "Disulfiram" and "Thiuram mix."

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