Agent Name

p-Tolyl disulfide

CAS Number

103-19-5

Formula

C14-H14-S2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

4,4'-Dimethyldiphenyl disulphide; 4-Methylphenyl disulfide; Biodylon; Bis(4-methylphenyl) disulfide; Bis(4-tolyl) disulfide; Bis(p-methylphenyl) disulfide; Bis(p-tolyl) disulfide; Di-4-tolyl disulfide; Di-p-tolyl disulfide; Kresulfin; Di-p-tolyl disulphide; Disulfide, bis(4-methylphenyl); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

White to light yellow powder and chunks with a stench; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

Causes changes in spleen weight, hemolysis, and changes in spleen in 6-day intermittent oral studies of rats; [RTECS] An irritant; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Diphenyl disulfide."

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