Agent Name

Silver diethyldithiocarbamate

CAS Number

1470-61-7

Formula

C5-H10-Ag-N-S2

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

(Diethyldithiocarbamato-S,S')silver; Silver, (diethylcarbamodithioato-S,S')-; Silver, (diethylcarbamodithioato-kappaS,kappaS')-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Dithiocarbamates (Rubber)

Description

Yellow odorless powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a laboratory reagent; [MSDSonline]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline] Several of the dialkyldithiocarbamates are known skin sensitizers; See "Carba mix." See "Silver."

Exposure Assessment
TLV (ACGIH)

0.01 mg/m3, as Ag (compounds)

PEL (OSHA)

0.01 mg/m3, as Ag

MAK

0.01 mg/m3, inhalable fraction (salts), as Ag

IDLH (NIOSH)

10 mg/m3, as Ag

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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