Agent Name

Chlorfenson

CAS Number

80-33-1

Formula

C12-H8-Cl2-O3-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(4-Chloor-fenyl)-4-chloor-benzeen-sulfonaat [Dutch]; (4-Chlor-phenyl)-4-chlor-benzol-sulfonate [German]; (4-Cloro-fenil)-4-cloro-venzol-solfonato [Italian]; 4-Chlorobenzenesulfonate de 4-chlorophenyle [French]; 4-Chlorobenzenesulfonate de 4-chlorphenyle [French]; 4-Chlorobenzenesulfonic acid, 4-chlorophenyl ester; 4-Chlorophenyl 4-chlorobenzenesulfonate; 4-Chlorophenyl 4-chlorobenzenesulphonate; 4-Chlorphenyl-4'-chlorbenzolsulfonat [German]; Acaricydol E 20; Benzenesulfonic acid, 4-chloro-, 4-chlorophenyl ester; Benzenesulfonic acid, p-chloro-, p-chlorophenyl ester; Benzolsulfonat; Benzolsulfonate; C 1,006; C-854; CCS; CPCBS; Chloorfenson [Dutch]; Chlorbenzolsulfonat; Chlorefenizon [French]; Chlorfensin; Chlorobenzolsulfonate; Chlorofenizon; Chlorofenson; Chlorofensone; Corotran; D 854; Danicut; Difenson; Dow K-6,451; ENT 16,538; Ephirsulphonate; Erysit; Ester sulfonate; Estonmite; Ethersulfonate; Genite 883; K 6451; K-101; Lethalaire G-58; Miticide K-101; Mitran; Niagaratran; Onex; Orochlor; Orthotran; Otracid; Ovatran; Ovex; Ovex [ANSI]; Ovochlor; Ovotox; Ovotran; Parachlorophenyl parachlorobenzene sulfonate; Parachlorophenyl-parachlorobenzene-sulfonate; PCPCBS; Roztoczol fluid; Sappilan; Sappiran; Trichlorfenson; Trichlorfenson (Obs.); p-Chlorfenylester kyseliny p-chlorbenzensulfonove [Czech]; p-Chlorobenzenesulfonic acid, p-chlorophenyl ester; p-Chlorophenyl p-chlorobenzenesulfonate; p-Chlorophenyl p-chlorobenzenesulphonate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organochlorine Pesticides

Description

White solid; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as insecticide and acaricide (ovicide with long residual activity) for cotton, nuts, vegetables, and ornamentals; No longer produced in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin irritant; [HSDB] A skin irritant; May cause CNS depression; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.88E-6 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Other Poison

Organochlorine Pesticide

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