|Status:||ISO 765 (published)|
|IUPAC name:||calcium polysulfide|
|CAS name:||calcium sulfide (Ca(Sx))|
|CAS Reg. No.:||1344-81-6|
|Activity:||fungicides (polysulfide fungicides)
insecticides (inorganic insecticides)
|Notes:||This substance is considered by the International Organization for Standardization not to require a common name; “lime sulfur” is given as an alternative.
In ISO 765-1976, the names given are “calcium polysulphide” and “lime sulphur”, but ISO now requires the “f” spelling for sulfur and its compounds.
The name “lime sulfur” (石硫合剂) is approved in China.
|Pronunciation:||kǎl-sē-am pǒl-ē-sǔl-fīd Guide to British pronunciation|
A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names