DITHIOCARBAMATE – S

GENERAL

Chemical Name                                      Sodium N-dimethyl dithiocarbamate
Chemical Formula                                   C3H6NS2Na
Molecular Weight                                      143.21
Appearance                                            Clear yellow to orange liquid

SPECIFICATIONS

Properties                                         Typical Value
Assay (%):                                             40 – 42
Specific Gravity @ 25oC                  1.17 – 1.19
pH @25oC                                             11.5 – 12.5
Free Alkali ( as NaOH), %                   0.5 max

APPLICATIONS

It is a liquid biocide, water-soluble and of low toxicity. It can be used to control the growth
of microorganisms in industrial water treatment.