Bitoscanate

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Bitoscanate
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Names
IUPAC name
1,4-Diisothiocyanatobenzene
Other names
Bitoscanat; PDITC; Phenylene-1,4-diisothiocyanate; p-Phenylene bisisothiocyanate; p-Phenylene diisothiocyanate
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.021.584
UNII
Properties
C8H4N2S2
Molar mass 192.25 g·mol−1
Melting point 132 °C (270 °F; 405 K)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Bitoscanate is an organic chemical compound used in the treatment of hookworms.[1] It is classified as an extremely hazardous substance in the United States as defined in Section 302 of the U.S. Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (42 U.S.C. 11002), and is subject to strict reporting requirements by facilities which produce, store, or use it in significant quantities.[2]

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