Agent Name

Indoxacarb

CAS Number

173584-44-6

Formula

C22-H17-Cl-F3-N3-O7

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Advion; Avatar; Avaunt; Avent; DPX-KN 128; DPX-MP 062-381; Methyl (S)-7chloro-2,5-dihydro-2-(((methoxycarbonyl)(4-(trifluoromethoxy)phenyl)amino)carbonylindeno(1,2-e)(1,3,4)oxadiazine-4a(3H)-carboxylate; Provaunt; Steward; Indeno(1,2-e)(1,3,4)oxadiazine-4a(3H)-carboxylic acid, 7-chloro-2,5-dihydro-2-(((methoxycarbonyl)(4-(trifluoromethoxy)phenyl)amino)carbonyl)-, methyl ester, (4aS)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

White solid; [HSDB] White powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as broad spectrum insecticide in cotton, vegetables, and fruit; [HSDB] A new "reduced risk" pesticide to replace organophosphates; Proposed for use on apples, pears, Brassica, sweet corn, lettuce, and fruiting vegetables to control insects, including the beet armyworm; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

EPA Pesticide Chemical Search

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.9E-10 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 4200 mg/m3

Reference Link

INCHEM JMPR: Indoxacarb - 2005

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Anemia

Anemia, Hemolytic

Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Links to Other NLM Databases
Health Studies

Human Health Effects from Hazardous Substances Data Bank:

Toxicity Information

Search TOXNET

Chemical Information

Search ChemIDplus

Related Information in HazMap
Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent:

Processes

Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: