Agent Name

Thiacloprid

CAS Number

111988-49-9

Formula

C10-H9-Cl-N4-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(3-((6-Chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-2-thiazolidinylidene)cyanamide; Calypso; Calypso 70WG; Cyanamide, (3-((6-chloro-3-pyridinyl)methyl)-2-thiazolidinylidene)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Insecticides, Neonicotinoid

Description

Odorless solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as insecticide to protect cotton, pome fruit, vegetables, and potatoes; [HSDB] A chloronicotinoid insecticide that inhibits nicotinic acetylcholine receptors; Registered for outdoor use on cotton and pome fruits; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.0E-12 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 1,223 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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