Agent Name

Acetoxon

CAS Number

2425-25-4

Formula

C8-H17-O5-P-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Acetaphos; Acetic acid, ((diethoxyphosphinyl)thio)-, ethyl ester; Acetic acid, mercapto-, ethyl ester, S-ester with O,O-diethyl phosphorothioate; Acetofos; Acetophos; Ethyl ((diethoxyphosphinyl)thio)acetate; O,O-Diethyl S-(carbethoxy)methyl phosphorothiolate; O,O-Diethyl S-carbethoxymethyl thiophosphate; O,O-Diethyl S-carboethoxymethyl phosphorothioate; O,O-Diethyl S-carboethoxymethyl thiophosphate; Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-diethyl ester, S-ester with ethyl mercaptoacetate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organophosphate Insecticides

Sources/Uses

Used as an insecticide; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
BEI

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

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Organophosphate

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