Chemical Name: 2-(1-methyl ethoxy)phenyl-N-methylcarbamate 2-(1-methylethoxy)phenol methylcarbamate; 2-(1-methylethoxy)phenyl methylcarbamate; O-Isopropoxyphenyl Methylcarbamate; O-isopropoxyphenyl N-methylcarbamate; Aprocarb; BAY 39007; BAY 9010; Baygon; Baygon? BAYGON [N-METHYL-2-ISOPROPOXYPHENYLCARBAMATE]; Blattanex; Blattosep; Bolfo; Chemagro 9010; DMS 33; IMPC; Invisi-gard; Isocarb; Isopropoxyphenyl methylcarbamate; Methyl-2-isopropoxyphenylcarbamate; Methylcarbamic acid, o-isopropoxyphenol ester; PHC; Phenol, o-isopropoxy-, methylcarbamate; Pillargon; Propotox; Propoxur; Propyon; Sendran; Suncide; Tendex; Tugon fliegenkugel; Unden; CAS No.: 114-26-1 Formula: C11H15NO3 Molecular Weight: 209.2 Action: Insecticide Physical and Chemical Properties: Propoxur technical is a white crystal. Its melting point is 91.5 degree C (for industrial product 84~87 degreeC). The vapor pressure at 120 egreeC is 1.33Pa. Solubility in water is 0.2%. Solve in various organic solvents. It could be hydrolyzed in alkaline condition. The half life is 40 min (pH=10, at 20 degree C )
Toxicity: Acute oral LD50 to rats is 90~128mg/kg. LD50 to male rats is 104mg/kg. Acute percutaneous LD50 to rats is 800~1000mg/kg. LC50 carp 10mg/L Min Application: Propoxur is one of the best sanitary insecticides approved and recommended by WHO. It is widely used to kill all pests in house and public area, such as cockroaches, mosquitoes, flies, ants, fleas, louses, bedbugs, etc. It has contact, stomach and fumigation action with broad spectrum, long residual activity and quick knockdown effect. It is also special effective on rice leaf hoppers and plant hoppers. Propoxur can be formulated to EC, aerosol, granules, etc.