2-(Methylthio)thiophene is used as an intermediate in synthetic chemistry. It is also used in the preparation of 2-thiocyanato-thiophene by reaction with cyanogen iodide using sodium methylmercatide as a reagent.
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Yang, C.; Song, H. L.; Chen, F. Response Surface Methodology for Meat-like Odorants from Maillard Reaction with Glutathione I: the Optimization Analysis and the General Pathway Exploration. J. Food Sci. 2012, 77 (9), C966-C974.
해저드 설명서 (EU): H319-H335
Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
주의 설명서: P261-P280i-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Wear eye/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.