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Description of key information

The Log partition coefficient of diethyl sulphide is 1.95.

Key value for chemical safety assessment

Log Kow (Log Pow):
at the temperature of:
20 °C

Additional information

The result has been taken from a review article (Sangster 1989) in which the available data were evaluated and the recommended value represents the range in which the author judges the true value to lie. This is supported by Hansch (1995), a peer-reviewed handbook.