Agent Name

Diallate

CAS Number

2303-16-4

Formula

C10-H17-Cl2-N-O-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2,3-DCDT; 2,3-Dichlorallyl-N,N-(diisopropyl)-thiocarbamat [German]; 2,3-Dichloro-2-propene-1-thiol, diisopropylcarbamate; 2,3-Dichloroallyl N,N-diisopropylthiolcarbamate; 2-Propene-1-thiol, 2,3-dichloro-, diisopropylcarbamate; Avadex; Bis(1-methylethyl) carbamothioic acid, S-(2,3-dichloro-2-propenyl)ester; Bis(1-methylethyl)carbamothioic acid, S-(2,3-dichloro-2-propenyl) ester; CP 15,336; Carbamic acid, diisopropylthio-, S-(2,3-dichloroallyl) ester; Carbamothioic acid, bis(1-methylethyl)-, S-(2,3-dichloro-2-propenyl) ester; DATC; Di-isopropylthiolocarbamate de S-(2,3-dichloro allyle) [French]; Diallaat [Dutch]; Diallat [German]; Diallate [ISO-French]; Dichloroallyl diisopropylthiocarbamate; Diisopropylthiocarbamic acid, S-(2,3-dichloroallyl) ester; Pyradex; S-(2,3-Dichlor-allyl)-N,N-diisopropyl-monothiocarbamaat [Dutch]; S-(2,3-Dichloro-2-propenyl) bis(1-methylethyl)carbamothioate (9CI); S-(2,3-Dichloro-allil)-N,N-diisopropil-monotiocarbammato [Italian]; S-2,3-Dichloroallyl diisopropylthiocarbamate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Thiocarbamate

Description

Brown liquid; [Merck Index] Clear brown viscous liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a pre-emergence herbicide on alfalfa, clover, barley, corn, flax, soybeans, lentils, peas, potatoes, and sugar beets; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin, eye, and mucous membrane irritant; [HSDB] Rats fed up to 1200 mg/kg diet for 90 days had no deaths, but suffered from weight loss, hyperactivity, and mild cardiac changes; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

INCHEM: Thiocarbamate pesticides - a general introduction (EHC 76 - 1988)

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00015 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 77 deg C; [HSDB]

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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