Agent Name

Napropamide

CAS Number

15299-99-7

Formula

C17-H21-N-O2

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(1-Naphthoxy)-N,N-diethylpropionamide; 2-(alpha-Naphthoxy)-N,N-diaethyl-propionsaeureamid [German]; 2-(alpha-Naphthoxy)-N,N-diethylpropionamide; Devrinol; N,N-Diethyl-2-(1-naphthalenyloxy)propanamide; N,N-Diethyl-2-(1-naphthalenyloxy)propionamide; N,N-Diethyl-2-(1-naphthyloxy)propionamide; Napropamid; Napropamide [ISO:PROP]; R 7465; R-7465; R-7475; Waylay; Propanamide, N,N-diethyl-2-(1-naphthalenyloxy)-; Propionamide, N,N-diethyl-2-(1-naphthyloxy)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Light brown solid; [Merck Index] Colorless, white, or brown solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as herbicide; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.72E-7 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) >4,800 mg/m3

Reference Link

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA): Active Substances in Plant Protection Products: Napropamide - 2006

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