Agent Name

Clothianidin

CAS Number

210880-92-5

Formula

C6-H8-Cl-N5-O2-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(E)-1-(2-Chloro-1,3-thiazol-5-ylmethyl)-3-methyl-2-nitroguanidine; Celero; Pancho; Poncho 600; TI 435; Guanidine, N-((2-chloro-5-thiazolyl)methyl)-N'-methyl-N''-nitro-, (C(E))-; [ChemIDplus] TM-444; [MSDSonline]

Category

Insecticides, Neonicotinoid

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] Colorless odorless solid; [HSDB] Pale yellow crystalline powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as neonicotinoid insecticide for food crops; [Merck Index] Registered for seed treatment on corn and canola; [Reference #1] Used as a wood preservative; [Reference #2]

Comments

Harmful if swallowed; [Reference #2]

Reference Link

EPA Pesticide Chemical Search

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.3E-10 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) >6140 mg/m3;

Reference Link

European Commission: Clothianidin

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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