Agent Name

Randox

CAS Number

93-71-0

Formula

C8-H12-Cl-N-O

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-Chloro-N,N-di-2-propenylacetamide; 2-Chloro-N,N-diallylacetamide; Acetamide, 2-chloro-N,N-di-2-propenyl-; Acetamide, 2-chloro-N,N-diallyl-; Acetamide, N,N-diallyl-2-chloro-; Alidochlor; Alidochlore; Allidochlor; Allidochlor [ISO]; CDAAT; CP 6,343; Cdaat; Diallylamid kyseliny chloroctove [Czech]; Diallylchloroacetamide; N,N-Diallyl-2-chloroacetamide; N,N-Diallylchloroacetamide; Rantox T; alpha-Chloro-N,N-diallylacetamide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Amber liquid or solid; mp = 145 deg C; [HSDB] Clear colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Formerly used as a selective pre-emergence herbicide for corn, soy beans, vegetables, and other crops; [HSDB]

Comments

A moderate skin and eye irritant; High-dose animal studies: No adverse effects in 90-day studies of rats and dogs fed up to 200 ppm; Caused skin burns in rabbits; Convulsions, coma, and liver degeneration at lethal doses; [HSDB] May cause severe skin and eye irritation; [CAMEO] A skin and eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ESIS]

Restricted

No longer registered as a pesticide for use in the US; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.0094 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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