Butyl mercaptanFEE PER SAMPLE: COMPATIBLE ANALYTES: METHOD:NIOSH 2542; GC/FPD Media requires freezer storage. Sample closed-face. Interferences: dimethyl disulfide, diethyl disulfide, and dibutyl disulfideANALYTICAL TECHNIQUE:GC/FPDCOLLECTION MEDIUM:Treated GFFORDER NUMBER:225-9007VOL. / TIME / AREA / MASS:10-150 LSAMPLING RATE:0.1-0.2 LPMLOQ: --
Butyl mercaptan Sampling & Analysis
Butyl Mercaptan comes in the form of a colorless liquid with a strong garlic /cabbage/ skunk-like odor. It is used as an industrial solvent.
The substance enters the body through inhalation, ingestion, or skin/eye contact. It causes irritated eyes and skin; it can also cause sweating, nausea, headache, vomiting, muscle weakness, and confusion. Long-term exposure can lead to cyanosis, pulmonary irritation, and liver and kidney damage.