Agent Name

Potassium bis(2-hydroxyethyl)dithiocarbamate

CAS Number

23746-34-1

Formula

C5-H10-N-O2-S2.K

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)carbamodithioic acid, monopotassium salt; Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)dithiocarbamic acid, monopotassium salt; Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)dithiocarbamic acid, potassium salt; Carbamic acid, bis(2-hydroxyethyl)dithio-, monopotassium salt; Carbamodithioic acid, bis(2-hydroxyethyl)-, monopotassium salt; Potassium diethanoldithiocarbamate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Dithiocarbamates (Metallurgy)

Sources/Uses

Used as an analytical reagent for quantitative determination of mercury, palladium, gold, copper, cobalt, and nickel; [HSDB]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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