Agent Name

N,N'-Diphenylthiourea

Alternative Name

Thiocarbanilide

CAS Number

102-08-9

Formula

C13-H12-N2-S

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

Thiocarbanilide; sym-Diphenylthiourea; 1,3-Difenylthiomocovina [Czech]; 1,3-Diphenyl-2-thiourea; 1,3-Diphenylthiourea; 2-Fenylotiomocznik [Polish]; DFT; Diphenylthiourea; Diphenylthiourea (VAN); N,N'-Diphenylthiocarbamide; Nocceler C; Rhenocure CA; Stabilisator C; Sulfocarbanilide; Thiocarbanilide; Thiokarbanilid [Czech]; Thiourea, N,N'-diphenyl-; Thiourea, s-diphenyl-; Thiourea, sym-diphenyl-; Urea, 1,3-diphenyl-2-thio-; Vulkacit CA; s-Diphenylthiocarbamide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Thiourea Compounds

Description

White to grey solid; [HSDB] White powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a vulcanizing accelerator, flotation agent, acid inhibitor, and intermediate; Also used in sulfur dyes, pharmaceuticals, surgical scrubs, and antiseptic skin cleansers; [HSDB]

Comments

Causes convulsions in oral lethal-dose studies of cats and cyanosis in oral lethal-dose studies of rabbits; [RTECS] An irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Reference Link

Occupational allergic contact dermatitis caused by... [Contact Dermatitis. 1994] - PubMed result

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.94E-6 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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