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

Status: WSSA
IUPAC PIN: O,O-diethyl 2-(dithioperoxy)-1,3-dithiodicarbonate
IUPAC name: O,O-diethyl dithiobis(thioformate)
CAS name: thioperoxydicarbonic acid ([(HO)C(S)]2S2) diethyl ester
CAS Reg. No.: 502-55-6
Formula: C6H10O2S4
Activity: herbicides (thiocarbonate)
insecticides (thiocarbonate)
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