National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for 2,5-Dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole (DMTD) (N94319)

2,5-Dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole (DMTD)

Specific Substances: 2,5-Dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole, Disodium 2,5-dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole

Nomination Date: 09/23/1994

Nominator: Chemonics Industries

Rationale: Component of wildland fire retardant formulations; moderate production and industrial use; lack of adequate toxicological data

NTP Principles: 3, 6, 7


Agents and Status

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CASRN: 1072-71-5

Agent Name: 2,5-Dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole

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CASRN: 55906-42-8

Agent Name: Disodium 2,5-dimercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazole

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