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Assessment of 533-74-4 Dazomet by NSF, 2014-04-28

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Assessment by NSF International Assessment Date: 04-28-14
Expiration Date: 04-28-17
Assessor: NSF International
Assessor Type*: GreenScreen Profiler
Assessment Type*: Certified
Template version: V1.2
Tracking number: GSI-60

Tetrahydro-3,5-dimethyl-1,3,5-thiadiazine-2-thione compound

CAS#: 533-74-4
Chemical Name: Tetrahydro-3,5-dimethyl-1,3,5-thiadiazine-2-thione

Chemical Synonyms: Dazomet; Dithiocarbamate; Mylone

Primary Applications: Adhesives, Biocides or Fungicides, Hydraulic Fracturing, Processing Aids and Additives

Hydraulic fracturing fluid additive; Wood preservative; Dazomet functions as an algaecide, bacteriostat, fungicide, microbiocide, and mildewcide. Specific applications include “1) treatment during the production of pulp and paper; 2) as a material preservative treatment for coatings, adhesives, epoxy flooring compounds, slurries, and high viscous suspensions; 3) as a biocide treatment used during petroleum operations; 4) as a biocide treatment to recirculating cooling water systems; and 5) as a remedial wood treatment to utility poles (EPA, 2008).”