Agent Name

MGK 264

CAS Number

113-48-4

Formula

C17-H25-N-O2

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(2-Ethylhexyl)-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-4,7-methano-1H-isoindole-1,3(2H)-dione; 264; 4,7-Methano-1H-isoindole-1,3(2H)-dione, 2-(2-ethylhexyl)-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-; 5-Norbornene-2,3-dicarboximide, N-(2-ethylhexyl)-; Bicyclo(2.2.1)heptene-2-dicarboxylic acid, 2-ethylhexylimide; ENT 8,184; Endomethylenetetrahydrophthalic acid, N-2-ethylhexyl imide; Endomethylenetetrahydrophthalic acid, N-2-ethylhexylimide; MGK repellent 264; MGK-264; N-(2-Ethylhexyl)-5-norbornene-2,3-dicarboximide; N-(2-Ethylhexyl)-8,9,10-trinorborn-5-ene-2,3-dicarboximide; N-(2-Ethylhexyl)bicyclo-(2,2,1)-hept-5-ene-2,3-dicarboximide; N-2-Ethylhexyl bicycloheptenedicarboximide; N-2-Ethylhexylbicycloheptenedicarboximide; N-2-Ethylhexylimid kyseliny bicyklo-(2,2,1)-5-hepten-2,3-dikarboxylove [Czech]; N-2-Ethylhexylimide endomethylenetetrahydrophthalic acid; N-Octyl bicycloheptene dicarboximide; N-Octylbicyclo-(2.2.1)-5-heptene-2,3-dicarboximide; N-Octylbicycloheptenedicarboximide; Octacide 264; Octyl bicycloheptenedicarboximide; Pyrdone (obsolete); Pyrodone; Sinepyrin 222; Synepirin 222; Synergist 264; Van Dyk 264; endo Methylenetetrahydrophthalic acid, N-2-ethylhexyl imide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

Light yellow liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as synergist for pyrethrins, allethrin, pyethroids, and rotenone; Commonly used with piperonyl butoxide in household and industrial aerosols; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause CNS excitation then depression; [HSDB] Embryotoxic in a 3-generation rat study, but only at maternally toxic doses; [REPROTOX] May cause irritation; Can be absorbed through skin; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.8E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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