Potassium N-methyldithiocarbamate - CAS # 137-41-7


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Chemical Name:  Potassium N-methyldithiocarbamate

Chemical Formula:  C2H4KNS2

CAS Number:  137-41-7

Synonyms:  wemcide CW 104, methylcarbamodithioic acid potassium salt

Appearance:  crystalline solid, but often supplied as a brown or yellow aqueous solution

Stability:  Stable, but decomposes in water solution to give toxic hydrogen sulfide. Incompatible with water, acids, copper, zinc.

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Related Analytes (Potassium N-methyldithiocarbamate):
Potassium silicate    Potassium palladium chloride    Potassium tetrachloroplatinate(II)    Aluminium potassium sulfate    Chromic potassium sulfate    Potassium manganate (VI)    Potassium thiosulfate    Potassium zinc chromate    Potassium superoxide    Potassium oxide   


The chemical "Metam potassium" is listed on California's Proposition 65 list: 137-41-7   


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