Agent Name

Carba mix

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,3-Diphenylguanidine; DPG; Nocceler D; Sanceler D; Soxinol D; Zinc dibutyldithiocarbamate; Butasan; Butazate; Butazin; Butyl Zimate; Nocceler BZ; Soxinol BZ; ZBC; Zinc diethyldithiocarbamate; Etazin; Ethasan; Ethazate; Ethyl Zimate; Nocceler EZ; Soxinol EZ; ZDC; ZDEC; [Marks, p. 75]

Category

Dithiocarbamates (Rubber)

Sources/Uses

Allergic contact dermatitis in shoemakers; [Marks]

Comments

1,3-Diphenylguanidine (DPG) CAS # 102-06-7 Zinc diethyldithiocarbamate (ZDC) CAS # 136-94-7 Zinc dibutyldithiocarbamate (ZBC) CAS #136-23-2 These three chemicals are used as rubber accelerators. The carbamates are also used in fungicides and plastics production. ZDC and ZBC are used in consumer rubber products like gloves, adhesives, clothing, and condoms while DPG is used for industrial products like tubing and hoses. [Marks, p. 74]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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