Agent Name

S-Propyl chlorothioformate

CAS Number

13889-92-4

Formula

C4-H7-Cl-O-S

Major Category

Toxic Gases & Vapors

Synonyms

Carbonochloridothioic acid, S-propyl ester; Formic acid, chlorothio-, S-propyl ester; Propyl chlorothioformate; Propyl chlorothiolformate; S-(Propyl)chlorothioformic acid; S-(n-Propyl) carbonochloridothioate; S-(n-Propyl) thiochloroformate; S-Propyl thiochloroformate; n-Propyl chlorothioformate; n-Propyl chlorothiolformate; n-Propyl thiochloroformate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Acid Halides

Description

Amber-colored liquid; [HSDB] Odor of "stench"; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to make thiocarbamate pesticides and herbicides; [HSDB]

Comments

Lachrymator; May hydrolyze after inhalation releasing HCl; Causes acute pulmonary edema in animal inhalation experiments; [HSDB] Harmful if ingested; Causes burns; Lachrymator; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.27 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 1,300 mg/m3

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 63 deg C; [HSDB]

Adverse Effects
Lacrimator

Yes

Toxic Pneumonitis

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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