Agent Name

Cinerin I

CAS Number

25402-06-6

Formula

C20-H28-O3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2,2-Dimethyl-3-(2-methyl-1-propenyl)cyclopropanecarboxylic acid 3-(2-butenyl)- 2-methyl-4-oxo-2-cyclopenten-1-yl-ester; 3-(2-Butenyl)-2-methyl-4-oxo-2-cyclopenten-1-yl 2,2-dimethyl-3-(2-methyl-1-propenyl)cyclopropanecarboxylate (1R-(1alpha(S*(Z)),3beta))-; Chrysanthemummonocarboxilic acid, 3-(2-butenyl)-2-methyl-4-oxo-2-cyclopenten-1-yl ester; Chrysanthemummonocarboxylic acid, cinerolone ester; Cinerin; Cinerine I [ISO-French]; Cinerolone, chrysanthemummonocarboxylic acid ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pyrethrins/Pyrethroids

Description

Viscous liquid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Insecticidal component of pyrethrum flowers; Used as insecticide; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause allergic reactions; [Merck Index] See "Pyrethrum."

Restricted

No longer registered as a pesticide for use in the US; [HSDB]

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