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Alfa Aesar™ Methylene dithiocyanate, 98%

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Methylene dithiocyanate
CAS 6317-18-6
Molecular Formula CH2(SCN)2
Formula Weight 130.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00001833
UN Number UN2928
Synonym Dithiocyanatomethane
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AAA1074018

 
alfa aesar™
A10740-18
50g CALL N/A N/A
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AAA1074030

 
alfa aesar™
A10740-30
250g CALL N/A N/A
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Melting Point 103° to 107°C
Quantity 50g
Flash Point >110°C (230°F)
Chemical Name or Material Methylene dithiocyanate
CAS 6317-18-6
Assay 98%
Molecular Formula CH2(SCN)2
Formula Weight 130.19g/mol
MDL Number MFCD00001833
UN Number UN2928
Synonym Dithiocyanatomethane
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H301-H330-H314-H317
Toxic if swallowed.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P330-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Specific treatment is urgent (see label).
Rinse mouth.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 6.1; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: TOXIC SOLIDS, CORROSIVE, ORGANIC, N.O.S.
RTECS Number XL1560000
TSCA TSCA

Applications
Methylene dithiocyanate is an important organic intermediate. It is used in agrochemical, pharmaceutical and dyestuff field. It is also used to control slime in pulp and paper manufacturing, preservation of paints, adhesives, synthetic polymer lattices and latex emulsions, anti-microbial treatment of water thinned products, thickeners and slurries, preservation of wood and wood products, preservation of Leather and Leather products and in oil well brines and drilling mud.

Solubility
Decomposes in water. Slightly soluble in organic solvents.

Notes
Keep container tightly sealed. Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Incompatible with oxidizing agents.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P301+P310-P303+P361+P353-P304+P340-P305+P351+P338-P320-P330-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do.
Continue rinsing.
Specific treatment is urgent (see label).
Rinse mouth.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H301-H330-H314-H317
Toxic if swallowed.
Fatal if inhaled.
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.