Agent Name

Thiobencarb

CAS Number

28249-77-6

Formula

C12-H16-Cl-N-O-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(S-(4-Chlorobenzyl)N,N-diethylthiolcarbamate); B-3015; Benthiocarb; Benthiocarb [ISO]; Bolero; Carbamothioic acid, diethyl-, S-((4-chlorophenyl)methyl) ester; Diethyl-carbamothioic acid, S-((4-chlorophenyl)methyl) ester; IMC 3950; S-((4-Chlorophenyl)methyl) diethylcarbamothioate; S-((4-Chlorophenyl)methyl)diethylcarbamothioate; S-(4-Chlorobenzyl) N,N-diethylthiocarbamate; S-(4-Chlorobenzyl)-N,N-diethylthiocarbamate; S-(p-Chlorobenzyl) diethylthiocarbamate (8CI); S-4-Chlorobenzyl diethylthiocarbamate; Saturn; Saturn (Pesticide); Saturno; Siacarb; Thiobencarbe [ISO-French]; Carbamic acid, diethylthio-, S-(p-chlorobenzyl) ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Thiocarbamate

Description

Pale yellow to brownish-yellow liquid; mp = 3.3 deg C; [HSDB] Colorless liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a systemic, pre-emergence herbicide to control grasses and broad-leaved weeds in rice (95% of use), lettuce, celery, and endive; [Reference #1]]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [HSDB] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.2E-5 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) > 7,700 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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