Agent Name

Cyprazine

CAS Number

22936-86-3

Formula

C9-H14-Cl-N5

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

1,3,5-Triazine-2,4-diamine, 6-chloro-N-cyclopropyl-N'-(1-methylethyl)-; 2-Chloro-4-cyclopropylamino-6-isopropylamino-1,3,5-triazine; 2-Chloro-4-cyclopropylamino-6-isopropylamino-s-triazine; 6-Chloro-N-cyclopropyl-N'-isopropyl-1,3,5-triazine-2,4-diamine; Cyprazine [ANSI]; Cyprozine; K 6295; Outfox; S 6115; S 9115; S-6115; S-9115; s-Triazine, 2-chloro-4-(cyclopropylamino)-6-(isopropylamino)-; [ChemIDplus] UN2763

Category

Herbicides, Triazine

Description

White odorless solid; [HSDB] White crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used formerly as a herbicide; [HSDB]

Comments

Triazine herbicides disrupt photosynthesis in plants, but are generally not highly toxic in studies of laboratory animals; [HSDB] For the triazine herbicides, systemic toxicity unlikely unless large amounts are ingested; May cause irritation; [EPA Pesticides, p. 121]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.0E-7 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Triazine pesticide, solid, toxic."

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