Agent Name

2,3,5-Trimethylphenyl methylcarbamate

CAS Number

2655-15-4

Formula

C11-H15-N-O2

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2,3,5-Landrin; 2,3,5-Trimethacarb; 2,3,5-Trimethylphenol methylcarbamate; 2,3,5-Trimethylphenyl methylcarbamate; Landrin B; SD 8786; Shell SD 8786; Carbamic acid, methyl-, 2,3,5-trimethylphenyl ester; Phenol, 2,3,5-trimethyl-, methylcarbamate (9CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Carbamate Insecticides

Description

Brown solid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as an insecticide; [HSDB]

Comments

The only significant effect observed in 90 day and 1 year animal feeding studies was depression of acetylcholinesterase activity; [HSDB] An eye irritant; [MSDSonline] See "CARBAMATE INSECTICIDES."

Exposure Assessment
BEI

Acetylcholinesterase activity in red blood cells = 70% of individual's baseline; Butylcholinesterase activity in serum or plasma = 60% of individual's baseline; Sample at end of shift; [TLVs and BEIs]

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Carbamate

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