Agent Name

2,4-Dichlorophenyl benzenesulfonate

CAS Number

97-16-5

Formula

C12-H8-Cl2-O3-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2,4-Dichlorfenylester kyseliny benzensulfonove [Czech]; 2,4-Dichlorophenol, benzenesulfonate; 2,4-Dichlorophenyl benzenesulphonate; 2,4-Dichlorophenyl ester of benzenesulfonic acid; 923; Benzenesulfonic acid, 2,4-dichlorophenyl ester; Benzenesulphonic acid, 2,4-dichlorophenyl ester; Compound 923; DPBS; EM 923; Genite; Genite (insecticide); Genite 923; Genite EM-923; Genite-R99; Genitol; Genitol 923; Latka 923 [Czech]; Phenol, 2,4-dichloro-, benzenesulfonate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organochlorine Pesticides

Description

Solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as miticide for specialized control of European red mite and clover mite; [HSDB]

Comments

In a 90-day feeding study of rats containing 3000 ppm technical compound, no signs of intoxication were noted; [HSDB] An irritant; [MSDSonline] Effects in high-dose oral studies with dogs include cardiomegaly and hemorrhage; [RTECS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.97E-7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Organochlorine Pesticide

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