Ethylene thiourea

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Ethylene thiourea
CAS number 96-45-7 YesY
PubChem 2723650
ChemSpider 2005851
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Molecular formula C3H6N2S
Molar mass 102.16 g mol−1
Appearance White
Odor Faint, amine-like
Melting point 203 °C (397 °F; 476 K)
Boiling point 347.18 °C (656.92 °F; 620.33 K)
Flash point 252.2 °C (486.0 °F; 525.3 K)
LD50 1832 mg/kg (oral, rat)[1]
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Ethylene thiourea is an organosulfur compound. It is an example of an N-substituted thiourea.

This compound is be synthesized by treating ethylenediamine with carbon disulfide.[2]


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  2. ^ C. F. H. Allen; C. O. Edens; James VanAllan, "Ethylene Thiourea", Org. Synth. ; Coll. Vol. 3: 394