Agent Name

Acetamiprid

CAS Number

135410-20-7

Formula

C10-H11-Cl-N4

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(E)-N-(6-Chloro-3-pyridyl)methyl-N'-cyano-N-methylacetamidine; Ethanimidamide, N-((6-chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-N'-cyano-N-methyl-, (E)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Insecticides, Neonicotinoid

Description

White odorless solid; [HSDB] Powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an insecticide on vegetables, fruits, cotton, and ornamental plants; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.4E-5 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 290 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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