Agent Name

Tralomethrin

CAS Number

66841-25-6

Formula

C22-H19-Br4-N-O3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(S)-alpha-Cyano-3-phenoxybenzyl (1R)-cis-2,2-dimethyl-3-((RS)-1,2,2,2-tetrabromoethyl)-cyclopropanecarboxylate; (S)-alpha-Cyano-3-phenoxybenzyl (1R,3S)-2,2-dimethyl-3-((RS)-1,2,2,2-tetrabromoethyl)-cyclopropanecarboxylate; Bengal Fire Ant Killer; Cyano(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl 2,2-dimethyl-3-(1,2,2,2-tetrabromoethyl)cyclopropanecarboxylate; HAG 107; HOE 107; RU 25472; SAGA; Scout; Scout X-tra; Tralomethrine [ISO-French]; Cyclopropanecarboxylic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-3-(1,2,2,2-tetrabromoethyl)-, alpha-cyano(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl ester, (1R-cis-(1alpha(S*),3alpha(RS*)))-; Cyclopropanecarboxylic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-3-(1,2,2,2-tetrabromoethyl)-, cyano(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Pyrethrins/Pyrethroids

Description

Yellow-orange solid; [HSDB] White or beige powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as insecticide for cereals, coffee, cotton, fruit, vegetables, and other crops; [HSDB]

Comments

A synthetic pyrethroid; [Merck Index] An eye irritant; [MSDSonline] See "Pyrethrum."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.6E-11 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LCLo (rat) = 286 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

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