Agent Name

Isopropalin

CAS Number

33820-53-0

Formula

C15-H23-N3-O4

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Bifenthrin; 2,6-Dinitro-N,N-dipropyl-4-isopropylaniline; 2,6-Dinitro-N,N-dipropylcumidine; 4-(1-Methylethyl)-2,6-dinitro-N,N-dipropylbenzenamine; 4-Isopropyl-2,6-dinitro-N,N-dipropylaniline; Benzenamine, 4-(1-methylethyl)-2,6-dinitro-N,N-dipropyl- (9CI); Cumidine, 2,6-dinitro-N,N-dipropyl-; EL-179; Isopropaline [ISO-French]; Paarlan; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Nitroaromatic

Description

Red-orange; liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as selective pre-emergence herbicide to control grasses and broad-leaved weeds in transplant tobacco; [HSDB]

Comments

NOEL (rat) = 15 mg/kg/day for 90 days; Effects included decreased hemoglobin levels in animals receiving higher doses; [IRIS] May be irritating to skin and eyes; [HSDB]

Restricted

Cancelled--no longer registered as a pesticide for use in the US; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.0E-5 mm Hg

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