Carbon Disulfide

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Sulfur compounds

Carbon Disulfide is a colorless, dense, highly refractive, volatile,flammable and toxic liquid. Carbon disulfide (CS2) plays a vital role in many of today's industrial processes. It is a main building block in the production of agricultural chemicals including some of the fungicides and soil fumigants that allow farmers to increase yields.

  • Product name

    Carbon Disulfide
  • Chemical family

    Sulfur compounds
  • CAS number

    75-15-0
  • Chemical name

    Carbon disulfide

Market Segments

Sulfur Derivatives

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide is a main building block in the production of agricultural chemicals including some of the fungicides and soil fumigants that allow farmers to increase yields.

Functions

  • Processing aid,
  • Chemical building block

Applications

  • Fungicides,
  • Rubber Vulcanization,
  • Oilfield,
  • Pharma and Fine Chemicals,
  • Pharmaceutical,
  • Chemical and Fungicide Intermediates,
  • Chemical Intermediates,
  • Cleaning solvents,
  • Rubber and Elastomer Production,
  • Textile Processing

Agrochemicals

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide

Functions

  • Chemical building block

Applications

  • Fungicides,
  • Fumigants,
  • Insecticides

Mining

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide

Functions

  • Chemical building block

Applications

  • Flotation Collector,
  • Xanthates

Rubber Chemicals

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide

Functions

  • Chemical building block

Applications

  • Industrial,
  • Rubber chemicals,
  • Automotive industry

Intermediates

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide

Functions

  • Chemical building block

Applications

  • Chemical synthesis,
  • Flue gas treatments

Cellulosics

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide

Functions

  • Process solvent

Applications

  • Cellophane,
  • Filament yarn,
  • Packaging,
  • Sausage casings,
  • Sponges,
  • Tires,
  • Tyre cord

Water Treatment

Detailed description

Carbon disulfide

Functions

  • Chemical building block

Applications

  • Biocide