Agent Name

Pyrimethanil

CAS Number

53112-28-0

Formula

C12-H13-N3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-Pyrimidinamine, 4,6-dimethyl-N-phenyl-; [ChemIDplus] 4,6-Dimethyl-N-phenyl- 2-pyrimidinamine; 2-Anilino-4,6-dimethylpyrimidine; N-(4,6-Dimethylpyrimidin-2-yl)aniline; Scala; [Merck Index]

Category

Fungicides

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] Colorless solid; [HSDB] Faintly yellow powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as fungicide for food crops; [Merck Index] Used as a fungicide foliar spray for grape (wine), apples, and peas; [Reference #1] A fungicide in the anilinopyrimidine class; [Krieger, p. 1903]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Cyprodinil."

Reference Link

EFSA Summary Risk Assessment: Pyrimethanil - 2006

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.65E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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