Agent Name

Tetramethylthiuram monosulfide

Alternative Name

TMTM

CAS Number

97-74-5

Formula

C6-H12-N2-S3

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Aceto TMTM; Bis(dimethylthiocarbamoyl)sulfide; CP 2113; Carbamic acid, dimethyldithio-, anhydrosulfide; Carbamic anhydride, tetramethyltrithio-; Carbamodithioic acid, dimethyl-, anhydrosulfide; Cyuram MS; Ekagom TM; Formamide, 1,1'-thiobis(N,N-dimethylthio-; Mono-thiurad; Monosulfure de tetramethylthiurame [French]; Monothiuram; N,N,N',N'-Tetramethylthiuram monosulfide; Pennac MS; Sulfide, bis((dimethylamino)thioxomethyl); TMTM; TMTMS; Tetramethyldithiocarbamic acid anhydrosulfide; Tetramethylthiuram sulfide; Tetramethylthiuramide sulfide; Tetramethylthiurammonium sulfide; Tetramethylthiuramonosulfide; Thiuram MM; Thiuram monosulfide, tetramethyl-; Unads; Vulkacit MS; Vulkacit Thiuram MS; Vulkacit thiuram MS/C; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rubber Additives

Description

Yellow solid; [Hawley] Yellow powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a rubber accelerator and in fungicides and insecticides; [Hawley]

Comments

A skin sensitizer, based on human patch test studies; [HSDB] May cause skin sensitization; [eChemPortal: ERMA] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Thiuram mix."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00027 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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