OBO ID: CHEBI:53620
Term Name: methylisothiazolinone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-methyl-1,2-thiazol-3(2H)-one
  • 2-Methyl-3(2H)-isothiazolone
  • 2-Methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one
  • MI
  • MIT
Definition: A 1,2-thazole that is 4-isothiazolin-3-one bearing a methyl group on the nitrogen atom. It is a powerful biocide and preservative and is the minor active ingredient in the commercial product Kathon(TM).
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Ontology: Chebi
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