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Formule moléculaire brute : C2H6OS

Principaux synonymes

Noms français :

  • Dimethyl sulfoxide
  • Sulfoxyde de diméthyle

Noms anglais :

  • Dimethyl sulfoxide
Utilisation et sources d'émission

Fabrication de produits pharmaceutiques, solvant de produits organiques


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