Agent Name

Valone

CAS Number

83-28-3

Formula

C14-H14-O3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-Isopentanoyl-1,3-indanedione; 2-Isovaleryl-1,3-indanedione; 2-Isovalerylindan-1,3-dione; 2-Isovalerylindane-1,3-dione; Isoval; Isovaleryl indandione; Motomco tracking powder; 1,3-Indandione, 2-isovaleryl-; 1H-Indene-1,3(2H)-dione, 2-(3-methyl-1-oxobutyl)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Rodenticides, Anticoagulant

Description

Yellow solid; [Merck Index] Yellow crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as rodenticide and insecticide; [Merck Index]

Comments

A vitamin K antagonist--causes disruption of clotting factors and bleeding; [HSDB] An indandione anticoagulant rodenticide; [INCHEM] See "Warfarin."

Restricted

Cancelled--no longer registered as a pesticide for use in the US; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.88E-6 mm Hg

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