Dimethylsulfonyl propionate CAS 4337-33-1 is a white crystalline powder with a strong smell. Additionally, this stuff is of strong moisture absorption. It is very easily soluble in water and widely used for the baits of fish and other aquatic animals. Samller dose to these animals would be especially effective for the their growth and reduce the incidence of diseases.
Appearance White or light yellow crystalline powder
Odor Slihtly characteristic odor
Assay 98.5% min.
Activator 0.2% max.
Moisture 1.0% max.
Residue on ignition 0.5% max.
Melting Point, ºC 126~131
Loss on Drying 1.0% max.
Pb 10ppm max.
As 2ppm max.
Dimethylsulfonyl propionate(as DMPT) is mainly used for aquatic feed that functions as atracting fishes or other aquatic livestock. DMPT can reduce aquatic livestocks' incidence rate and promote their growth. It is especially effective for the shrim's growth. Feeded with DMPT, shrims meat taste tender and delicious. The most important is that aquatic livestocks' production gets much increased without any side-effects or residues in the aquatic livestock bodies.