Sodium dibutyldithiocarbamate

  • Carbamic acid, dibutyldithio, sodium salt
  • Pennac
  • Sodium DBDT
  • Tepidone
  • Vulcacure
Formula
C9H19NS2.Na
Structure
Uses
Used to accelerate vulcanization of natural and synthetic rubber and latex compounds,

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
136-30-1
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
205-238-0
RTECS
EZ3880000
RTECS class
Other
Beilstein/Gmelin
4163614
Beilstein Reference
6-04
RCRA
U379
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C9H19NS2.Na
Formula mass
227.39
Melting point, °C
123 - 125

Hazards and Protection.

Fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Irritation or burns of the esophagus or gastrointestinal tract are also possible if caustic or irritant chemicals are ingested.
   Inhalation
Causes irritation.
   Skin
Causes irritation.
   Eyes
Causes irritation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Consider gastric lavage after ingestion of a potentially life-threatening amount of poison if it can be performed soon after ingestion (generally within 1 hour). Administer charcoal as a slurry 240 mL water/30 g charcoal). Usual dose: 25 to 100 g in adults/adolescents, 25 to 50 g in children (1 to 12 years), and 1 g/kg in infants less than 1 year old. Immediate dilution with milk or water may be of benefit in caustic or irritant chemical ingestions.
   Inhalation
Move patient to fresh air. Monitor for respiratory distress. If cough or difficulty breathing develops, evaluate for respiratory tract irritation bronchitis, or pneumonitis. Administer oxygen and assist ventilation as required. Treat bronchospasm with inhaled beta2 agonist and oral or parenteral corticosteroids.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing and wash exposed area thoroughly with soap and water. A physician may need to examine the area if irritation or pain persists.
   Eyes
Irrigate eye for at least 20 minutes with water or saline. If irritation persists, seek medical attention.

Transport.