Fenobucarb

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Fenobucarb
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Identifiers
CAS number 3766-81-2 YesY
PubChem 19588
ChemSpider 18452 YesY
KEGG C14425 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:34304 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL226650 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C12H17NO2
Molar mass 207.27 g mol−1
Appearance Pale yellow or pale red liquid
Solubility in water insoluble
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Fenobucarb is a carbamate insecticide. A pale yellow or pale red liquid, insoluble in water; used as an agricultural insecticide on rice and cotton and moderately toxic for humans.[1][2][3]

Synonyms[edit]

2-(1-methylpropyl)phenol methylcarbamate; 2-(1-methylpropyl)phenyl methylcarbamate; 2-sec-Butylphenyl N-methylcarbamate; BPMC; fenocarb; N-methyl O-sec-butylPhenyl carbamate

Tradenames[edit]

Fenobucarb, Osbac, Bassa

LD50[edit]

  • Male Mouse 340 mg/kg
  • Male Rat 410 mg/kg

References[edit]

  1. ^ Takahashi, H.; Miyaoka, T.; Tsuda, S.; Shirasu, Y. (1984). "Potentiated Toxicity of 2-sec-Butylphenyl Methylcarbamate (BPMC) by O,O-Dimethyl O-(3-Methyl-4-nitrophenyl)phosphorothioate (Fenitrothion) in Mice; Relationship between Acute Toxicity and Metabolism of BPMC". Toxicological Sciences 4 (5): 718–723. doi:10.1093/toxsci/4.5.718. PMID 6510602. 
  2. ^ "N-Methyl Carbamate Insecticides" (pdf). Oregon State University. 
  3. ^ "Fenobucarb - toxicity, ecological toxicity and regulatory information". North America: Pesticide Action Network. Retrieved 18 October 2011.