Tebupirimfos

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Tebupirimfos
Tebupirimfos structure.svg
Identifiers
CAS number 96182-53-5
PubChem 93516
ChemSpider 84419
UN number UN2810
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C13H23N2O3PS
Molar mass 318.37 g mol−1
Appearance Amber to brown liquid[2]
Density 1.146 g/cm3
Boiling point 135 °C (275 °F; 408 K) 1.5 mmHg[3]
Hazards
NFPA 704
Flammability code 1: Must be pre-heated before ignition can occur. Flash point over 93 °C (200 °F). E.g., canola oil Health code 4: Very short exposure could cause death or major residual injury. E.g., VX gas Reactivity code 1: Normally stable, but can become unstable at elevated temperatures and pressures. E.g., calcium Special hazards (white): no codeNFPA 704 four-colored diamond
Flash point 93 °C (199 °F; 366 K)
Related compounds
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Tebupirimfos, also known as phostebupirim, is an organothiophosphate insecticide. It is used on corn crops, including popcorn.[4][5]

The Pesticide Action Network has classified tebupirimphos as a "bad actor" due to its specific hazards. It functions as a cholinesterase inhibitor in humans.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ChemSpider". Retrieved January 11, 2013. 
  2. ^ PubChem 93516
  3. ^ "MSDS via Chem Service Inc.". Retrieved January 12, 2013. 
  4. ^ Edwards, Debra (July 31, 2006). "US Environmental Protection Agency Office of Pesticide Programs Reregistration Eligibility Decision for Phostebupirim". United States EPA. Retrieved January 11, 2013. 
  5. ^ "US EPA Phostebupirim Facts". United States EPA. September 2000. Retrieved January 11, 2013. 
  6. ^ "PAN Pesticides Database - Chemicals". Pesticide Action Network. Retrieved January 11, 2013. 

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