Agent Name

N,N'-Dicyclohexylthiourea

CAS Number

1212-29-9

Formula

C13-H24-N2-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1,3-Bis(cyclohexyl)thiourea; 1,3-Dicyclohexyl-2-thiourea; 1,3-Dicyclohexylthiourea; Dicyclohexyl thiourea; N,N'-Dicyclohexyl-2-thiourea; N,N'-Dicyclohexylthiocarbamide; Thiourea, N,N'-dicyclohexyl-; Urea, 1,3-dicyclohexyl-2-thio-; sym-Dicyclohexylthiourea; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Thiourea Compounds

Description

White solid; [CAMEO] White odorless crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a biocide in cutting fluids and an intermediate for dicyclohexylcarbodiimide; [HSDB] Also used as reagent for synthesis of peptide and phosphodiester internucleotide bonds; [NTP]

Comments

No evidence of carcinogenicity in rats or mice; [NTP] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.21E-5 mm Hg

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