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Thiourea (CAS 62-56-6)


Thiourea (CAS 62-56-6)

Thiourea is an organosulfur compound with the formula SC(NH2)2. It is structurally similar to urea, except that the oxygen atom is replaced by a sulfur atom, but the properties of urea and thiourea differ significantly. Thiourea is a reagent in organic synthesis. “Thioureas” refers to a broad class of compounds with the general structure (R1R2N)(R3R4N)C=S. Thioureas are related to thioamides, e.g. RC(S)NR2, where R is methyl, ethyl, etc.



Industries: Pharmaceutical industry, Food industry
CAS number: 62-56-6
WE number: 200-543-5
Chemical formula: CH4N2S
Molar mass: 76,12 g/mol
Customs tariff code: 29309098
ADR: UN3077

Physical properties
pH: 5-7 (50 g/l, 20°C )
Melting / freezing point: 174-177°C
Relative density: 1,405 g/cm3 (20°C )
Solubility in water: 137 g/l (20°C )

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