Agent Name

1-Acetyl-2-thiourea

CAS Number

591-08-2

Formula

C3-H6-N2-O-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Acetylthiourea; Acetamide, N-(aminothioxomethyl)-; Acetothiourea; Acetyl thiourea; Acetylthiocarbamide; Acetylthiourea; N-(Thiocarbamyl)acetamide; N-Acetyl-2-thiourea; N-Acetylthiocarbamide; N-Acetylthiourea; Urea, 1-acetyl-2-thio-; [ChemIDplus] UN2811

Category

Thiourea Compounds

Description

White solid; [CAMEO] White crystalline solid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Not manufactured or used as an industrial end-product in the US; [HSDB] One manufacturer in the US (as of 1990); [EPA]

Comments

An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000372 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Toxic solid, organic, n.o.s."

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