Agent Name

2-Thiosalicylic acid

CAS Number

147-93-3

Formula

C7-H6-O2-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

2-Carboxythiophenol; 2-Mercaptobenzoic acid; 2-Sulfanylbenzoic acid; 2-Thiosalicylic acid; Benzoic acid, 2-mercapto-; Salicylic acid, 2-thio-; o-Benzoic acid thiol; o-Carboxythiophenol; o-Mercaptobenzoesaeure [German]; o-Mercaptobenzoic acid; o-Sulfhydrylbenzoic acid; o-Thiosalicylic acid; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Benzoic Acid Derivatives

Description

Sulfur-yellow solid; Slightly soluble in hot water; [Merck Index] Yellow powder, soluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used in the manufacture of thioindigo dyes and other chemicals and as a reagent for determination of iron; [HSDB]

Links to Other NLM Databases
Health Studies

Human Health Effects from Hazardous Substances Data Bank:

Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Other Information

No other related information on this agent was found.