Carbofurant 95%

Systemic insecticide and nematicide with contact and stomach action used to control of soil-dwelling and foliar feeding insect and nematodes in vegetables, ornamentals, beet, maize, shorgum, sunflower, oilseed rape, potatoes, alfafa, peanuts, soya bean, sugar cane, rice, cotton, coffee, cucurbits, tobacco, lavender, citrus, bananas, and other crops.

 

DATA SHEET
 
   
CHEMICAL NAME :  2,3-dihydro-2,2-dimethylbenzofuran-7-yl methylcarbamate
   
STRUCTURAL FORMULA :
   
EMPIRICAL FORMULA :  C12H15NO3
   
MOLECULAR WEIGHT :  221.3
 
SPECIFICATION OF TECHNICAL PRODUCT
Carbofuran                                       
:  Min. 96.0%
Water content
:  Max 0.5 %
   
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES  
Appearance
:  White to cream crystalline powder
Melting point
:  150-152oC
Vapour pressure
:  0.031 mPa at 20oC
Solubility
:  In water at 20oC 320 mg/l.  In toluene10-20 g/l, dichloromethane >200 g/l, isopropanol 20-50 g/l (all at 20oC).
Stability
:  Unstable in alkaline media. Decomposes > 150°C.
Analysis of products
:  By HPLC
   
MODE OF ACTION AND USES  
Systemic insecticide and nematicide with contact and stomach action used to control of soil-dwelling and foliar feeding insect and nematodes in vegetables, ornamentals, beet, maize, shorgum, sunflower, oilseed rape, potatoes, alfafa, peanuts, soya bean, sugar cane, rice, cotton, coffee, cucurbits, tobacco, lavender, citrus, bananas, and other crops.
   
TOXICOLOGY  
Acute oral LD50
:  For rats 8.mg/kg, dogs 15 mg/kg, mice 14.4 mg/kg.
Acute percutaneous LD50
:  For rats >2000 mg/kg
Inhalation LC50 (4 h)
 : For rats 0.075 mg/l air (aerosol)
No observable effect level
:  For rats  and mice 20 mg/kg diet (2 y), and dog 10 mg/kg diet (1y).
Birds Acute oral LD50
:  For japanese quail 25 - 5 mg/kg
Birds Acute LC50
:  For japanese quail 60-240 mg/kg
Fish LC50 (96 h)
:  For rainbow trout 22-29 mg/l, bluegill  sunfish 1.75 mg/l, golden orfe 107-245 mg/l
   
CAUTION  
This product is highly toxic  if swallowed or  inhaled. Do not get in eyes, on skin or on clothing.  Wash contaminated clothing with soap and hot water before reuse.  Do not contaminate food or feed.  Keep out of reach of children.  In case of poisoning call a physician immediately.
 
PACKING FOR TECHNICAL PRODUCT
Fibre drum with inner PE bag, net weight  50 kgs.