Propoxur 98% Tech

Non systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action . Gives rapid knockdown and a long residual activity. Uses control cockroaches, bugs, flies, fleas,mosquitoes, ants, millipedes and other insect pests in houses, food storage areas and animal houses ,etc. Control of sucking and chewing insects ( including aphids) in fruit, vegetables, ornamentals, vines, maize, alfafa, soyabeans, cotton, sugar cane, rice, cocoa, forestry etc.Non systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action . Gives rapid knockdown and a long residual activity. Uses control cockroaches, bugs, flies, fleas,mosquitoes, ants, millipedes and other insect pests in houses, food storage areas and animal houses ,etc. Control of sucking and chewing insects ( including aphids) in fruit, vegetables, ornamentals, vines, maize, alfafa, soyabeans, cotton, sugar cane, rice, cocoa, forestry etc.

 
   
DATA SHEET  
   
CHEMICAL NAME :  2-Isopropoxyphenyl methylcarbamate
   
STRUCTURAL FORMULA
   
EMPIRICAL FORMULA :  C11H15NO3
   
MOLECULAR WEIGHT :  209.2
 
SPECIFICATION OF TECHNICAL PRODUCT
Propoxur
:  Min. 98.0%
Water content
:  Max.  0.2%
Material insoluble in acetone
:  Max.  0.1 %
Acidity & Alkalinity
: Acidity (as H2SO4) max . 0.05 %, alkalinity (as NaOH) max 0.01 %
   
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES  
Appearance
:  White to cream crystalline powder
Melting point
:  87.5oC-90oC
Vapour pressure
:  1.3 mPa at 20oC, 2.8 mPa at 25oC
Solubility
:  In water 1.75 g/l at 20oC. Soluble in most organic solvents, e.g isopropanol > 200, toluene 94, hexane 1.3 (all in g/l, 20oC). .
Stability
:  Stable in water pH 7. Hydrolyzeb by strong alkali.
Analysis of products
:  By HPLC
   
MODE OF ACTION AND USES  
Non systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action . Gives rapid knockdown and a long residual activity. Uses control cockroaches, bugs, flies, fleas,mosquitoes, ants, millipedes and other insect pests in houses, food storage areas and animal houses ,etc. Control of sucking and chewing insects ( including aphids) in fruit, vegetables, ornamentals, vines, maize, alfafa, soyabeans, cotton, sugar cane, rice, cocoa, forestry etc.
   
TOXICOLOGY  
Acute oral LD50
:  For  rats 50 mg/kg
Acute percutaneous LD50 (24 h)
:  For rats >5000 mg/kg
Inhalation LC50 (4 h)
:  For rats >0.5 mg/l  (aerosol), 0.654 mg/l air (dust)
No observable effect level
(NOEL)
:  For rats 200 mg/kg diet & mice 500 mg/kg diet (2 y) , for dogs 200 mg/kg diet (12 mo)
Birds Dietary LC50 (5 d)
:  For bobwhite quail 2828, mallard ducks >5000 mg/kg diet
Fish LC50 (96 h)
:  For rainbow trout 3.7-13.6 mg/l, bluegill sunfish 6.2-6.6 mg/l, golden orfe 12.4 mg/l.
   
CAUTION  
May be harmful if swallowed or inhaled.  Do not breathe dust or spray mist.  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, 30 Kgs, or 25 Kgs
   
FORMULATIONS AVAILABLE  
Propoxur 20% w/v emulsifiable concentrate (POKSINDO 200 EC)
Propoxur 50% w/w wettable powder (POKSINDO 50 WP)