Agent Name

Etoxazole

CAS Number

153233-91-1

Formula

C21-H23-F2-N-O2

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(2,6-Difluorophenyl)-4-(4-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-2-ethoxyphenyl)-4,5-dihydrooxazole; Baroque; Borneo; TetraSan; YI 5301; Oxazole, 2-(2,6-difluorophenyl)-4-(4-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-2-ethoxyphenyl)-4,5-dihydro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

Colorless solid; [Merck Index] White solid with a musty odor; Commercial product is brown; [HSDB] Colorless crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to control mites and aphids on fruits, vegetables, and ornamentals; [Merck Index] Used on ornamental plants in greenhouses; [Reference #1]

Comments

In high-dose animal studies, causes liver injury and reproductive effects; [RTECS]

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.64E-8 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) >1,090 mg/m3/4H

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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