Chinese: 二黄原酸French: dixanthogène (n.m.)Russian: диксантоген

Status: WSSA
PIN: O,O-diethyl 2-(dithioperoxy)-1,3-dithiodicarbonate
IUPAC: O,O-diethyl dithiobis(thioformate)
CAS: thioperoxydicarbonic acid ([(HO)C(S)]2S2) diethyl ester
CAS Reg. No.: 502-55-6
Formula: C6H10O2S4
Activity: herbicides (thiocarbonate herbicides)
insecticides (unclassified insecticides)
Notes: There is no ISO common name for this substance; the name “EXD” is approved by the Weed Science Society of America and the name “dixanthogen” is approved by the World Health Organization.
The analogous dimethyl ester has the WSSA common name dimexano [1468-37-7].
Structure: Structural formula of EXD
Pronunciation: ē ěks dē  Guide to British pronunciation
InChI: InChI=1S/C6H10O2S4/c1-3-7-5(9)11-12-6(10)8-4-2/h3-4H2,1-2H3

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names