n-octyl mercaptan

n-octyl mercaptan

[¦en ′äkt·əl mər′kap‚tan]
(organic chemistry)
C8H17SH Clear, colorless liquid boiling at 199°C; used as a chemical intermediate and polymerization conditioner.
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The use of n-octyl mercaptan is also increasing as polymerization regulator in rubber industry.