Agent Name

Bomyl

CAS Number

122-10-1

Formula

C9-H15-O8-P

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

1,3-Bis-(carboxymethoxy)-1-propen-2-yl-dimethylfosfat [Czech]; 1,3-Di(methoxycarbonyl)prop-1-en-2-yl dimethyl phosphate; 2-Pentenedioic acid, 3-((dimethoxyphosphinyl)oxy)-, dimethyl ester; 3-Hydroxy-2-pentanedioic acid, dimethyl ester, dimethyl phosphate; 3-Hydroxyglutaconate dimethyl phosphate; 3-Hydroxyglutaconic acid, dimethyl ester, dimethyl phosphate; Dimethyl 1,3-bis(carbomethoxy)-1-propen-2-yl phosphate; Dimethyl 1,3-dicarbomethoxy-1-propen-2-yl phosphate; Dimethyl 3-((dimethoxyphosphinyl)oxy)-2-pentenedioate; Dimethyl 3-(dimethoxyphosphinyloxy)glutaconate; Dimethyl 3-hydroxyglutaconate dimethyl phosphate; Dimethyl-1,3-di(carbomethoxy)-1-propen-2-yl phosphate; ENT 24,833; Fly bait grits; GC 3707; General chemicals 3707; Glutaconic acid, 3-hydroxy-, dimethyl ester, dimethyl phosphate; Phosphoric acid, dimethyl ester, ester with dimethyl 3-hydroxyglutaconate; SWAT; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organophosphate Insecticides

Description

Yellow liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as insecticide; [Merck Index]

Comments

Effects in high-dose oral studies with chickens include flaccid paralysis without anesthesia (usually neuromuscular blockage) and convulsions; [RTECS]

Restricted

Cancelled--no longer registered as a pesticide for use in the US; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
BEI

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

Vapor Pressure

25 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Organophosphorus pesticides, liquid, toxic."

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Organophosphate

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