Agent Name

DMPA

Alternative Name

Zytron

CAS Number

299-85-4

Formula

C10-H14-Cl2-N-O2-P-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(1-Methylethyl)phosphoramidothioic acid O-(2,4-dichlorophenyl) O-methyl ester; DMPA (herbicide); Dow 1329; Dowco 118; ENT 25647; Isopropylphosphoramidothioic acid, O-2,4-dichlorophenyl O-methyl ester; K 22023; O-(2,4-Dichlorophenyl) O-methyl isopropylphosphoramidothioate; O-Methyl-O-(2,4-dichlorfenyl)ester kyseliny isopropylamidothiofosforecne [Czech]; OMS 115; Phenol, 2,4-dichloro-, O-ester with O-methyl isopropylphosphoramidothioate; Zytron; Zytron Herbicide; Phosphoramidothioic acid, (1-methylethyl)-, O-(2,4-dichlorophenyl) O-methyl ester; Phosphoramidothioic acid, isopropyl-, O-(2,4-dichlorophenyl) O-methyl ester; [ChemIDplus] N-(1-Methylethyl)phosphoramidothioic acid O-(2,4-dichlorophenyl) O-methyl ester; Isopropylphosphoramidothioic acid O-2,4-(dichlorophenyl) O-methyl ester; [Merck Index]

Category

Herbicides, Chlorophenoxy

Description

Solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used as a herbicide and plant growth regulator; [Merck Index] No active product registrations in the US; [NPIRS]

Comments

Causes somnolence, convulsions, and ataxia in oral lethal-dose studies of chickens; [RTECS] See "Crag herbicide."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.14E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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