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Substance Name: Potassium xanthogenate
RN: 140-89-6
UNII: 1A6K3Y576K
InChIKey: JCBJVAJGLKENNC-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Molecular Formula

  • C3-H6-O-S2.K

Molecular Weight

  • 160.301
 
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Potassium xanthogenate

Synonyms

  • (O-Ethyl dithiocarbonato)potassium
  • AI3-01364
  • Caswell No. 692
  • CCRIS 3724
  • EC 205-439-3
  • EINECS 205-439-3
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 086502
  • Ethyl potassium xanthate
  • Ethyl potassium xanthogenate
  • Ethylxanthic acid potassium salt
  • NSC 4850
  • O-Ethyl potassium dithiocarbonate
  • PEK
  • Potassium ethyl dithiocarbonate
  • Potassium ethyl xanthate
  • Potassium ethyl xanthogenate
  • Potassium ethylxanthate
  • Potassium ethylxanthogenate
  • Potassium O-ethyl dithiocarbonate
  • Potassium xanthate
  • Potassium xanthogenate
  • UNII-1A6K3Y576K
  • Xanthic acid, ethyl-, potassium salt
  • Z 3 (Pesticide)
  • Z 3 (VAN)
  • Z3

Systematic Names

  • Carbonic acid, dithio-, O-ethyl ester, potassium salt
  • Carbonodithioic acid, O-ethyl ester, potassium salt
  • Carbonodithioic acid, O-ethyl ester, potassium salt (1:1)
  • Potassium ethylxanthogenate
  • Potassium O-ethyl dithiocarbonate

Superlist Names

  • Carbonodithioic acid, O-ethyl ester, potassium salt
  • Potassium xanthate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 140-89-6

FDA UNII

  • 1A6K3Y576K

Other Registry Numbers

  • 108915-13-5
  • 1117818-50-4

Related Registry Number

  • 151-01-9 (Parent)

System Generated Number

  • 0000140896

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • C3-H6-O-S2.K

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C3-H6-O-S2
  • COMPONENT
  • K

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C3H6OS2.K/c1-2-4-3(5)6;/h2H2,1H3,(H,5,6);/q;+1/p-1

InChIKey

JCBJVAJGLKENNC-UHFFFAOYSA-M

Smiles

O(C(=S)[S-])CC.[K+]

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal > 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 127, Pg. 128, 1960.
mouse LD50 intravenous 199mg/kg (199mg/kg)   Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 135, Pg. 330, 1962.
mouse LD50 oral 308mg/kg (308mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION
Gigiena Truda i Professional'nye Zabolevaniya. Labor Hygiene and Occupational Diseases. Vol. 29(11), Pg. 51, 1985.
mouse LDLo subcutaneous 400mg/kg (400mg/kg)   Archives Internationales de Pharmacodynamie et de Therapie. Vol. 12, Pg. 447, 1904.
rat LD50 oral 1700mg/kg (1700mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: EXCITEMENT

BEHAVIORAL: MUSCLE CONTRACTION OR SPASTICITY)

BEHAVIORAL: ANTIPSYCHOTIC
Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 41(6), Pg. 95, 1976.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 210 dec deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) -2.240 (none)   EST
Water Solubility 1.96E+05 mg/L 25 EST
Vapor Pressure 3.95E-09 mm Hg 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 6.17E-12 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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