Agent Name

Bis(p-chlorophenyl)disulfide

CAS Number

1142-19-4

Formula

C12-H8-Cl2-S2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

4,4'-Dichlorodiphenyl disulfide; Bis(4-chlorophenyl) disulfide; DDDS; DDDS (pesticide); Di(p-chlorophenyl) disulfide; Disulfide, bis(4-chlorophenyl); Disulfide, bis(p-chlorophenyl); p,p'-Dichlorodiphenyl disulfide; p-Chlorophenyl disulfide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Insoluble in water; [ChemIDplus] Yellow crystalline flakes; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

Emergency treatment: "Mustard gas"; Impure sulfur mustard is called "H"; Distilled sulfur mustard is called "HD"; [HSDB] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Bis(2-chloroethyl)sulfide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.64E-6 mm Hg

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