Agent Name

Tridecenyl acetates

CAS Number

65954-19-0; 72269-48-8

Formula

C15-H28-O2

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

65954-19-0: (Z)-4-Tridecen-1-yl acetate; Nomate Suppress 2; 4-Tridecen-1-ol, 1-acetate, (4Z)-; 4-Tridecen-1-ol, acetate, (4Z)-; 4-Tridecen-1-ol, acetate, (Z)-; [ChemIDplus] 72269-48-8: (E)-4-Tridecen-1-yl acetate; (E)-4-Tridecenyl acetate; Lycopersilure; trans-4-Tridecenyl acetate; 4-Tridecen-1-ol, 1-acetate, (4E)-; 4-Tridecen-1-ol, acetate, (4E)-; 4-Tridecen-1-ol, acetate, (E)-; [ChemIDplus] Trade names: TPW Technical Pheromone; CheckMate TPW Technical Pheromone; CheckMate TPW; SPR1 Tomato Pinworm Sprayable Bead Pheromone; NoMate TPW MEC; Technical Lycopersilure; NoMate TPW Spiral; NoMate TPW Fiber; Technical Pheromone E/2-4-TDA; Agrisense Decoy TPW Clips; MEC Tomato Pinworm Pheromone; [Reference #1]

Category

Insect Attractants

Description

Colorless to light yellow oily liquid with a mild fruity odor; Formulated into a solid matrix dispenser, encapsulated beads, and polymeric fibers; [Reference #1] Light yellow liquid with an herbaceous odor; [Bedoukian Research MSDS]

Sources/Uses

A Lepidopteran sex attractant pheromone used in tomato fields to disrupt mating behavior of tomato pinworms; [Reference #1]

Comments

The technical product is a mixture of isomers (Z)-4-Tridecen-1-yl acetate (CAS# 65954-19-0) and (E)-4-Tridecen-1-yl acetate (CAS# 72269-48-8); Causes mild eye irritation and mild skin erythema in rabbits; Not a skin sensitizer in guinea pigs; No evidence of mutagenicity; [Reference #1] May cause skin and eye irritation; [Bedoukian Research MSDS]

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Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 2,500 mg/m3

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