Dicrotophos

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Dicrotophos
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Names
IUPAC name
[(E)-4-dimethylamino-4-oxobut-2-en-2-yl] dimethyl phosphate
Other names
Bidrin, Carbicron, 2-Dimethyl-cis-2-dimethylcarbamoyl-1-methylvinylphosphate[1]
Identifiers
141-66-2 N
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KEGG C18656 YesY
PubChem 5371560
Properties
C8H16NO5P
Molar mass 237.190 g/mol
Appearance Yellow-brown liquid with a mild, ester odor
Density 1.22 g/mL
Boiling point 400 °C (752 °F; 673 K)
miscible[1]
Vapor pressure 0.0001 mmHg[1]
Hazards
Main hazards Toxic
Flash point > 93.3°C
US health exposure limits (NIOSH):
none[1]
TWA 0.25 mg/m3 [skin][1]
N.D.[1]
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Dicrotophos is an organophosphate acetylcholinesterase inhibitor used as an insecticide. Some common brand names for dicrotophos include Bidrin, Carbicron, Diapadrin, Dicron and Ektafos.[2]

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