Agent Name

Binapacryl

CAS Number

485-31-4

Formula

C15-H18-N2-O6

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(6-(1-Methyl-propyl)-2,4-dinitro-fenyl)-3,3-dimethyl-acrylaat [Dutch]; (6-(1-Methyl-propyl)-2,4-dinitro-phenyl)-3,3-dimethyl-acrylat [German]; (6-(1-Metil-propil)-2,4-dinitro-fenil)-3,3-dimetil-acrilato; [Italian]; 2,4-Dinitro-6-sec-butylphenyl 2-methylcrotonate; 2-(1-Methylpropyl)-4,6-dinitrophenyl 3,3-dimethylacrylate; 2-(1-Methylpropyl)-4,6-dinitrophenyl 3-methyl-2-butenoate; 2-(1-Methylpropyl)-4,6-dinitrophenyl beta,beta-dimethacrylate; 2-Butenoic acid, 3-methyl-, 2-(1-methylpropyl)-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; 2-sec-Butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl 3-methyl-2-butenoate; 2-sec-Butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl 3-methylcrotonate; 2-sec-Butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl beta,beta-dimethylacrylate; 2-sec-Butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl senecioate; 2-sec-Butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl-3,3-dimethylacrylate; 2-sek.Butyl-4,6-dinitrofenylester kyseliny 3-methylkrotonove [Czech]; 3,3 Dimethyl-acrylate de 2,4-dinitro-6-(1-methylpropyle) phenyle [French]; 3,3 dimethyl-acrylate de 2,4-dinitro-6-(1-methylpropyle)phenyl [French]; 3,3 dimethyl-acrylate de 2,4-dinitro-6-(1-methylpropyle)phenyle [French]; 3,3-Dimethylacrylic acid 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; 3-Methyl-2-butenoic acid 2-(1-methylpropyl)-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; 3-Methyl-2-butenoic acid 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; 3-Methylcrotonic acid 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; 4,6-Dinitro-2-sec-butylphenyl beta,beta-dimethylacrylate; 4,6-Dinitrophenyl-2-sec-butyl-3-methyl-2-butenonate; Acricid; Ambox; Crotonic acid, 3-methyl-, 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; Dapacryl; Dinapacryl; Dinoseb methacrylate; Dinoseb, 3,3-dimethylacryl ester; Endosan; FMC 9044; HOE 2784; HOE 2784 OA; Morocide; Morrocid; NIA 9044; Niagara 9044; Phenol, 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitro-, 3-methylcrotonate; Senecioic acid 2-sec butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; Senecioic acid 2-sec-butyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl ester; [ChemIDplus] UN2779

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

Colorless solid; Insoluble in water; [ICSC] Pale yellow powder; Insoluble in water; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an acaricide and fungicide; [Hawley] Manufactured by Hoechst until 1987; No current manufacturer; [Reference #1]

Comments

May be absorbed through skin; "The substance may cause effects on the metabolism, resulting in high body temperature and sweating." [ICSC] In high-dose animal studies, causes somnolence and seizures; [RTECS] A dinitrophenol that uncouples oxidative metabolism--toxic to the liver, kidneys, and CNS; Most occupational poisoning cases occur in workers exposed in a hot environment; Dinitrophenols can also cause cataracts and yellow staining of the skin; [Reference #1]

Restricted

Banned in the EU; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

Rotterdam Convention: Decision Guidance Documents - Binapacryl - 2004

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.16E-7 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

VP = 1x10-4 mm Hg at 60 deg C; [HSDB] The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Substituted nitrophemol pesticide, solid, toxic."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Other Poison

Uncoupler

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