1,3-Benzenedithiol is used to improve power conversion efficiency in cadmium selenide nanorods/poly(3-hexylthiophene) hybrid solar cells. It acts as an intermediate as well as involved in the preparation of 1,3-bis(-styrylthio)-benzol.
Miscible with acetonitrile.
Incompatible with strong bases.
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
Causes serious eye damage.
May cause respiratory irritation.
Causes skin irritation.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C