Agent Name

Aramite

CAS Number

140-57-8

Formula

C15-H23-Cl-O4-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(4-t-Butylphenoxy)isopropyl-2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(4-t-butylphenoxy)isopropyl-2-chloroethyl sulphite; 2-(4-tert-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(4-tert-Butylphenoxy)isopropyl 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(p-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(p-Butylphenoxy)isopropyl 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(p-t-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl 2'-chloroethyl sulphite; 2-(p-t-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl 2-chloroethyl ester of sulphurous acid; 2-(p-t-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl sulphite of 2-chloroethanol; 2-(p-t-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl-2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(p-t-Butylphenoxy)isopropyl 2'-chloroethyl sulphite; 2-(p-t-Butylphenoxy)isopropyl-2'-chloroethyl sulphite; 2-(p-t-butylphenoxy)isopropyl 2'-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-(p-terc.Butylfenoxy)isopropyl-2'-chlorethylester kyseliny siricite [Czech]; 2-(p-tert-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl 2-chloroethylsulfite; 2-(p-tert-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl sulfite of 2-chloroethanol; 2-(p-tert-Butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl-2-choroethyl sulfite; 2-(p-tert-Buytlphenoxy)isopropyl 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-Chloroethyl 1-methyl-2-(p-t-butylphenoxy)ethyl sulphate; 2-Chloroethyl 1-methyl-2-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)ethyl sulfite; 2-Chloroethyl sulfite of 1-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-2-propanol; 2-Chloroethyl sulphite of 1-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-2-propanol; 2-Chloroethyl sulphite of 1-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-2-propanol; 2-Propanol, 1-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-, 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 2-Propanol, 1-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-, 2-chloroethyl sulfite; 88-R; 88R; Acaracide; Aracide; Aramit; Aramite-15W; Aramiteararamite-15W; Aratron; Butylphenoxyisopropyl chloroethyl sulfite; CES; Compound 88R; Ester of 2-chloroethanol with 2-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-methyl sulphite; Ethanol, 2-chloro-, 2-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl sulfite; Ethanol, 2-chloro-, ester with 2-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl sulfite; Niagaramite; Ortho-mite; Sulfurous acid, 2-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl-2-chloroethyl ester; Sulfurous acid, 2-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl 2-chloroethyl ester; Sulfurous acid, 2-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-1-methylethyl-2-chloroethyl ester; beta-Chloroethyl-beta'-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-alpha'-methylethyl sulfite; beta-Chloroethyl-beta-(p-t-butylphenoxy)-alpha-methylethyl sulphite; beta-Chloroethyl-beta-(p-tert-butylphenoxy)-alpha-methylethyl sulphite; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

Colorless liquid; Technical product is dark amber liquid; [HDSB]

Sources/Uses

Used formerly as an antimicrobial agent, miticide, and acaricide; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; Carcinogenic in animal experiments; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.18E-7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Possible Carcinogen

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