What is it?
Zinc Dimethyldithiocarbamate is used as an accelerator in vulcanized rubber and as an adhesive in industry.
How can I avoid it?
Avoidance requires reading the product labels, package inserts, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer.
- Activator/accelerator for natural rubber, styrenebutadiene, and butyl rubber
- Agricultural fungicide for seeds, plants, and fruit
- Adhesive in packaging, paper and textile
- Repelling to bends and rodents
Other names for zinc dimethyldithiocarbamate:
- Carbomic acid
- Zinc carbomate
Potential cross-reacting/co-reacting substances:
- Other Carbamates
- Carba Mix