Agent Name

Novaluron

CAS Number

116714-46-6

Formula

C17-H9-Cl-F8-N2-O4

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Rimon; Benzamide, N-(((3-chloro-4-(1,1,2-trifluoro-2-(trifluoromethoxy)ethoxy)phenyl)amino)carbonyl)-2,6-difluoro-; Benzamide, N-3-chloro-4-(1,1,2-trifluoro)-2-(trifluoromethoxy)ethoxyphenyl-amino-carbonyl-2,6-difluoro-; [ChemIDplus] 1-(3-Chloro-4-(1,1,2-trifluoro-2-trifluoromethoxyethoxy)phenyl)-3-(2,6-difluorobenzoyl)urea; GR 572; [HSDB] N-[[[3-Chloro-4-[1,1,2-trifluoro-2-(trifluoromethoxy)ethoxy]-phenyl]amino] carbonyl]-2,6-difluorobenzamide; [MSDSonline]

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

Colorless solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as growth regulator insecticide; [Merck Index] Used on ornamentals in greenhouses to control whiteflies, thrips, and leafminers--disrupts the normal growth and development of immature insects; [Reference #1]

Comments

Can cause temporary eye injury; Can be absorbed through skin; May cause skin sensitization; [HSDB]

Reference Link

EPA Pesticide Chemical Search

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.75E-6 mm Hg

Reference Link

INCHEM JMPR: Novaluron - 2005

Adverse Effects
Methemoglobinemia

Methemoglobinemia, Secondary

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