methyl isothiocyanate

Chinese: 异硫氰酸甲酯French: isothiocyanate de méthyle (n.m.)Russian: метилизотиоцианат


Status: ISO 765 (published)
IUPAC PIN: isothiocyanatomethane
IUPAC name: methyl isothiocyanate
CAS name: isothiocyanatomethane
CAS Reg. No.: 556-61-6
Formula: C2H3NS
Activity: fungicides (fumigant fungicides)
herbicides (fumigant herbicides)
insecticides (fumigant insecticides)
nematicides (fumigant nematicides)
Notes: This substance is considered by the International Organization for Standardization not to require a common name.
The name “MITC” has been used in the literature, but it has no official status.
Structure: Structural formula of methyl isothiocyanate
Pronunciation: -thīl īs-ō-thī-ō--a-nāt  Guide to British pronunciation
InChIKey: LGDSHSYDSCRFAB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
InChI: InChI=1S/C2H3NS/c1-3-2-4/h1H3

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names