Agent Name

Dicyclohexyl disulfide

CAS Number

2550-40-5

Formula

C12-H22-S2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Bis(cyclohexyl) disulfide; Bis(cyclohexyl)disulfide; Cyclohexyl disulfide; Disulfide, dicyclohexyl; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Colorless to yellow liquid with an unpleasant odor; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as synthetic flavor ingredient; [HSDB]

Comments

Causes diarrhea in oral lethal-dose study of rats; [RTECS] Safe when used as a flavoring agent in food; [JECFA] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.000554 mm Hg

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