Agent Name

Zinc dithiophosphate

CAS Number

19210-06-1

Formula

H3-O2-P-S2.x-Zn

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Phosphorodithioic acid, zinc salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phosphates, Metallic Salts

Description

Dark viscous liquid with a mild odor; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used to make other chemicals; [CAMEO]

Comments

A severe eye irritant; Causes somnolence, diarrhea, and hemorrhage in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause moderate irritation, dizziness, nausea, and unconsciousness; [CAMEO] See "Zinc." See "O,O-Dimethyl dithiophosphate."

Exposure Assessment
MAK

0.1 mg/m3(respirable fraction), 2 mg/m3 (inhalable fraction) for Zn inorg. cmpnds

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