Agent Name

Propetamphos

CAS Number

31218-83-4

Formula

C10-H20-N-O4-P-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

E)-1-Methylethyl 3-(((ethylamino)methoxyphosphinothioyl)oxy)-2-butenoate; (E)-1-Metiletil-3-(((etilamino)metoxifosfinotiol)oxi)-2-butenoato [Spanish]; (E)-O-2-Isopropoxy-carbonyl-1-methylvinyl O-methyl ethylphosphoramidothioate; 1-Methylethyl (E)-3-(((ethylamino)methoxyphosphinothioyl)oxy)-2-butenoate; 2-Butenoic acid, 3-(((ethylamino)methoxyphosphinothioyl)oxy)-, 1-methylethyl ester, (E)-; Blotic; Crotonic acid, 3-hydroxy-, isopropyl ester, O-ester with O-methyl ethylphosphoramidothioate, (E)-; Deadmag; Isopropyl (E)-3-((ethylamino)(methoxy)phosphino-thio-oxy)buty-2-enoate; Isopropyl 3-(ethylamino(methoxy)phosphinothioyloxy)isocrotonate; O-(1-Isopropoxycarbonyl-1-propen-2-yl)-O-methyl N-ethyl-phosphoramidothionate; Propetamphos; Safrotin S 200; Tsar; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organophosphate Insecticides

Description

Sold as aerosols, emulsified concentrates, liquids, and powders; [EXTOXNET]

Sources/Uses

Used as an insecticide to kill cockroaches, flies, ants, ticks, moths, fleas, and mosquitoes; [EXTOXNET]

Comments

Oral LD50 (rats) = 75-119 mg/kg; 4-hour inhalation LC50 (rabbits) > 2.04 mg/L; [EXTOXNET]

Reference Link

EXTOXNET PIP - PROPETAMPHOS

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Cholinesterase activity in red cells = 70% of individual's baseline, sample time discretionary; [ACGIH]

Vapor Pressure

1.43E-5 mm Hg

Reference Link

EPA Pesticide Chemical Search

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Organophosphate

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