Agent Name

Dipentamethylenethiuram disulfide

CAS Number

94-37-1

Formula

C12-H20-N2-S4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,1'-(Dithiodicarbonothioyl)bispiperidine; 1-Piperidinethiocarbonyl disulfide; Bis(1-piperidylthiocarbonyl) disulfide; Bis(pentamethylene)thiuram disulfide; Bis(piperidinothiocarbonyl) disulfide; Bis(piperidinothiocarbonyl)disulfide; Dipentamethylenethiuram disulfide; Disulfide, bis(1-piperidinylthioxomethyl); Bis(piperidinothiocarbonyl) disulphide; Disulfide, bis(piperidinothiocarbonyl); Piperidine, 1,1'-(dithiodicarbonothioyl)bis- (9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rubber Additives

Description

Cream-colored solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an accelerator in rubber manufacturing; [Marks]

Comments

Danger of skin sensitization; [MAK] Possible skin sensitizer; Oral LD50 (rat) =2870 mg/kg; [MSDSonline] See "Thiuram mix."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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