Carbon disulfide

Carbon disulfide

(Science: chemical) carbon disulfide (cs2). A colourless, flammable, poisonous liquid, cs2. It is used as a solvent, and is a counterirritant and has local anaesthetic properties but is not used as such. It is highly toxic with pronounced cNS, haematologic, and dermatologic effects.

chemical name: carbon disulfide

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