Agent Name

N-(Cyclohexylthio)phthalimide

CAS Number

17796-82-6

Formula

C14-H15-N-O2-S

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1H-Isoindole-1,3(2H)-dione, 2-(cyclohexylthio)-; CP 29242; Cyclohexylthiophthalimide; N-Cyclohexylsulfenylphthalimide; Santogard PVI; Santogard PVI-DS; Phthalimide, N-(cyclohexylthio)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rubber Additives

Description

Off-white solid; [HSDB] Light tan to white powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as pre-vulcanization inhibitor for synthetic and natural rubber; Used to control zebra mussels in potable system raw water intake lines; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [HSDB] An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline] Contact allergy reported in a glassblower exposed to this rubber vulcanizer in his pipe; [Kanerva, p. 1500]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.8E-8 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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