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Substance Name: Carbon disulfide [BSI:ISO]
RN: 75-15-0
InChIKey: QGJOPFRUJISHPQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A colorless, flammable, poisonous liquid, CS2. It is used as a solvent, and is a counterirritant and has local anesthetic properties but is not used as such. It is highly toxic with pronounced CNS, hematologic, and dermatologic effects.

Molecular Formula

  • C-S2

Molecular Weight

  • 76.143
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Fungicide, bactericide, wood preservative
  • Human Data
  • Insecticide
  • Mutation data
  • Nematocide
  • Reproductive Effect
  • TSCA Flag T [Subject to the Section 4 test rule under TSCA]

Superlist Classification Codes

  • 2007 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 176
  • 2011 CERCLA Priority List, Rank: 182
  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 100 lb
  • Threshold Planning Quantity (TPQ) = 10000 lb
  • TWA 10 ppm; skin; BEI
  • TWA 20 ppm; Ceiling 30 ppm, peak 100 ppm in 30 min;

Names and Synonyms

Results Name

  • Carbon disulfide [BSI:ISO]

Name of Substance

  • Carbon disulfide
  • Carbon disulfide [BSI:ISO]

MeSH Heading

  • Carbon disulfide

Synonyms

  • 4-03-00-00395 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • AI3-08935
  • BRN 1098293
  • Carbon bisulfide
  • Carbon bisulphide
  • Carbon disulfide
  • Carbon disulphide
  • Carbone (sulfure de)
  • Carbone (sulfure de) [French]
  • Carbonio (solfuro di)
  • Carbonio (solfuro di) [Italian]
  • Caswell No. 162
  • CCRIS 5570
  • Dithiocarbonic anhydride
  • EINECS 200-843-6
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 016401
  • HSDB 52
  • Kohlendisulfid (schwefelkohlenstoff)
  • Kohlendisulfid (schwefelkohlenstoff) [German]
  • Koolstofdisulfide (zwavelkoolstof)
  • Koolstofdisulfide (zwavelkoolstof) [Dutch]
  • NCI-C04591
  • RCRA waste number P022
  • Schwefelkohlenstoff
  • Schwefelkohlenstoff [German]
  • Solfuro di carbonio
  • Solfuro di carbonio [Italian]
  • Sulfure de carbone
  • Sulfure de carbone [ISO-French]
  • Sulphocarbonic anhydride
  • Sulphuret of carbon
  • UN 1131
  • UNII-S54S8B99E8
  • Weeviltox
  • Wegla dwusiarczek
  • Wegla dwusiarczek [Polish]

Systematic Names

  • Carbon disulfide
  • Carbon disulphide

Superlist Names

  • Carbon bisulphide
  • Carbon disulfide
  • Carbon disulfide [UN1131] [Flammable liquid]
  • RCRA waste no. P022
  • UN1131

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 75-15-0

Other Registry Number

  • 355120-85-3

System Generated Number

  • 0000075150

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/CS2/c2-1-3

InChIKey

QGJOPFRUJISHPQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C(=S)=S

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
guinea pig LD50 oral 2125mg/kg (2125mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 31(1), Pg. 13, 1966.
guinea pig LDLo intraperitoneal 400mg/kg (400mg/kg) LIVER: FATTY LIVER DEGERATION American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. Vol. 35, Pg. 21, 1974.
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human LCLo inhalation 2000ppm/5M (2000ppm)   Tabulae Biologicae. Vol. 3, Pg. 231, 1933.
human LCLo inhalation 4000ppm/30M (4000ppm)   "Practical Toxicology of Plastics," Lefaux, R., Cleveland, OH, Chemical Rubber Co., 1968Vol. -, Pg. 118, 1968.
mammal (species unspecified) LCLo inhalation 2000ppm/5M (2000ppm)   Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archiv fuer Experimentelle Pathologie und Pharmakologie. Vol. 138, Pg. 65, 1928.
man LDLo unreported 186mg/kg (186mg/kg)   "Poisoning; Toxicology, Symptoms, Treatments," 2nd ed., Arena, J.M., Springfield, IL, C.C. Thomas, 1970Vol. 2, Pg. 73, 1970.
mouse LC50 inhalation 10gm/m3/2H (10000mg/m3)   "Toxicometric Parameters of Industrial Toxic Chemicals Under Single Exposure," Izmerov, N.F., et al., Moscow, Centre of International Projects, GKNT, 1982Vol. -, Pg. 32, 1982.
mouse LD50 oral 2780mg/kg (2780mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 31(1), Pg. 13, 1966.
rabbit LD50 oral 2550mg/kg (2550mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 31(1), Pg. 13, 1966.
rat LC50 inhalation 25gm/m3/2H (25000mg/m3)   "Toxicometric Parameters of Industrial Toxic Chemicals Under Single Exposure," Izmerov, N.F., et al., Moscow, Centre of International Projects, GKNT, 1982Vol. -, Pg. 32, 1982.
rat LD50 oral 1200mg/kg (1200mg/kg)   Industrial Health. Vol. 32, Pg. 145, 1994.
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