Agent Name

Diphenyl sulfone

CAS Number

127-63-9

Formula

C12-H10-O2-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

1,1'-Sulfonylbisbenzene; DPS; Difenylsulfon [Czech]; Diphenyl sulphone; Phenyl sulphone; S-127; S-97; Sulfobenzide; Sulfone, diphenyl; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Insecticides

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] Fine faintly brown crystals; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as ovicide and acaricide; [Merck Index]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.53E-5 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC (rat) > 1,700 mg/m3/8h

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