Agent Name

Benzyl methyl sulfide

CAS Number

766-92-7

Formula

C8-H10-S

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

((Methylthio)methyl)benzene; 1-Phenyl-2-thiapropane; Benzene, ((methylthio)methyl)-; Methyl benzyl sulfide; Sulfide, benzyl methyl; alpha-(Methylthio)toluene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Sulfur Compounds

Description

Colorless liquid with odor of "stench"; Not miscible in water; [MSDSonline]

Comments

A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; Target organ is CNS; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 73 deg C; bp = 195-198 deg C; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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