Thioanisole is an organic compound with the formula CH3SC6H5. It is a colorless liquid, which is soluble in organic solvents. It is the simplest alkyl-aryl thioether. The name indicates that this compound is the sulfur-analogue of methoxybenzene, anisole. It can be prepared by methylation of thiophenol.
Methyl Phenyl Sulfide
Appearance & Physical State
Colorless to yellow liquid
Stable. Combustible. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents.