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Dimethyl sulphateC2H6O4S

Hazard identification number:
Warning sign:
  • 668
  • 1595
Hazard signs
Occupational exposure limit
  • TWA (ppm) 0.1
  • TWA (mg/m3) 0.52
  • TWA (ppm) 0.1
  • TWA (mg/m3) 0.5
  • IDLH (ppm) 7
  • TWA (ppm) 1
  • TWA (mg/m3) 5
  • H: 301
    Toxic if swallowed
  • H: 314
    Causes severe skin burns
    and eye damage.
  • H: 317
    May cause an allergic skin reaction
  • H: 330
    Fatal if inhaled
  • H: 341
    Suspected of causing genetic defects.

  • H: 350
    May cause cancer.
  • Melting point:
    -25.6 °F
  • Density (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):
    1,33 g/cm3
  • Flash Point:
    181.4 °F
  • Ignition Temperature:
    842 °F
  • Vapour Pressure (at 20 °C, if not notified otherwise):
    0,65 hPa
  • Lower Explosive Limit:
    3,6 Vol.-%
  • Upper Explosive Limit:
    23,2 Vol.-%
  • Hazardous Effects:
    C, Ss,M
diamond 2 0 4
Diamond-Red2Flammability: Flammable when warm 
Diamond-Yellow0Instability: No danger for normal conditions 
Diamond-Blue4Health: Extremely dangerous 
Also known as:
  • (H3CO)2SO2
  • (H3CO2)2S02
  • Dimethyl ester of sulfuric acid
  • Dimethyl monosulfate Dimethyl sulfate Dimethyl sulphate Dimethylsufat Dimethylsulfat DMS (Methyl sulfate) Methyl sulfate Methyl sulfate, Me2SO4 Schwefelsäuredimethylester sulfuric acid dimethyl ester Sulfuric acid, dimethyl ester (8CI, 9CI)
  • Dimethyl sulfate
  • dimethyl sulphate
  • Dimethylmonosulfat
  • Dimethylsulfat
  • Dimethylsulfate
  • DMS
  • Methyl sulfate
  • Methylsulfat
  • Sulfuric acid dimethyl ester

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Suitable products for Dimethyl sulphate C2H6O4S

Whether portable gas detectors, gas detection tubes or personal protective equipment - Dräger offers a comprehensive portfolio to protect you when handling hazardous substances.

Gas Detection Tubes

Short-term tubes

Dräger-Tubes® for short-term measurements

  • Short-term tubes
  • ​results are directly shown at the end of the measurement process
  • spot measurement for more than 500 different gases 
  • short measurement time: between 5 seconds to 15 ...
Automatic tube pump

Dräger X-act® 5000 Basic

  • Automatic tube pump
  • ideal for a high number of strokes
  • can be used in explosive areas
  • highly visible end of measurement indicator
Manual tube pump

Dräger accuro

  • Manual tube pump
  • for spot measurements with a limited number of strokes
  • integrated stroke counter for safe control
  • easy to operate with one hand
  • can be used in explosive areas 


Respirator filter Bayonet

Dräger X-plore® Bayonet Filters

  • Respirator filter Bayonet
  • Dräger specific Bayonet connection
  • lateral position of the filters for an unrestricted field of vision and even weight distribution
  • to be used with X-plore 3300 or X-plore ...


Twinfilter full-face mask

Dräger X-plore® 5500

  • Twinfilter full-face mask
  • Dräger specific bayonet connection - lateral position of the filters 
  • EPDM mask body, visor made of triplex or PC
  • to be used in combination with X-plore Bayonet ...
Twin-filter half-face mask

Dräger X-plore® 3300/3500

  • Twin-filter half-face mask
  • ​Dräger specific bayonet connection (twin-filter system)
  • mask body made from Soft-TPE or DrägerFlex material (silicon free)
  • to be used with X-plore Bayonet ...

Powered Air Purifying Respirators and Filters

​PAPR filters

Dräger X-plore® 8000 Filters

  • ​PAPR filters
  • Particle, gas and combination filters available
  • To be used with powered air-purifying respirator X-plore® 8500 or 8700 (EX)
  • Optional pre- and odor filter
Powered Air-Purifying Respirator

Dräger X-plore® 8000

  • Powered Air-Purifying Respirator
  • Protection without breathing resistance
  • Different breathing filters and head / face pieces available
  • Protection class IP65
  • For Ex zones 1, 2, 21 and 22

Protective Suits

Gas-tight suit

Dräger CPS 5900

  • Gas-tight suit
  • ​SCBA worn inside the protective suit
  • five suit sizes (S-XXL)
  • side zipper
  • suit material Zytron® 500, limited use 

Splash Suit

SPC 4700 with CVA 0700

  • Splash Suit
  • ​Ventilated splash-protective suits
  • Continuous supply of breathing air and cooling airflow (type 3 suit)
  • Coated barrier protection material CPM or carrier fleece material CLF
  • Limited ...

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