Agent Name

Tau-fluvalinate

CAS Number

102851-06-9

Formula

C26-H22-Cl-F3-N2-O3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Fluvarol; Fluwarol; Klartan; D-Valine, N-(2-chloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)-, cyano(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl ester; [ChemIDplus] Cyano-(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl N-[2-chloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-D-valinate; [Reference #1]

Category

Pyrethrins/Pyrethroids

Description

Yellow viscous liquid; Formulated as flowable concentrate and impregnated strips (bee hives); [Reference #1] Colorless viscous liquid; Formulated as an oil in water emulsion; [EFSA]

Sources/Uses

Used as broad spectrum pyrethroid insecticide/miticide for beehives, ornamentals, greenhouses, buildings and perimeters, ant mounds, and carrot and other crops grown for seed; [Reference #1] Used in the EU as an insecticide/acaricide for peaches, potatoes, and wheat; [EFSA]

Comments

A mild skin and eye irritant in rabbits; Not sensitizing to guinea pig skin; [EFSA] Can cause pyrethroid reaction on skin contact manifested by tingling sensations and/or itching (often severe); Not likely to be a human carcinogen. [Reference #1]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.0E-7 mm Hg

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