Agent Name

1,2-Benzenedithiol

CAS Number

17534-15-5

Formula

C6-H6-S2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Benzene-1,2-dithiol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Thiols

Description

Melting point = 28.5 deg C; [ChemIDplus] White solid with an unpleasant odor; mp = 21-25 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Benzenethiol."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Chemical Asphyxiant

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