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Substance Name: Propoxur [INN:BAN]
RN: 114-26-1
UNII: BFH029TL73
InChIKey: ISRUGXGCCGIOQO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A carbamate insecticide.

Molecular Formula

  • C11-H15-N-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 209.2435
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Acaricide
  • Agricultural Chemical
  • Cholinergic Agents
  • Cholinesterase Inhibitors
  • Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Human Data
  • Insecticide
  • Insecticides
  • Mutation Data
  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • Pesticides
  • Reproductive Effect

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Reportable Quantity (RQ) = 100 lb
  • TWA 0.5 mg/m3; Confirmed animal carcinogen with unknown relevance to humans; BEI

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Propoxur
  • Propoxur [INN:BAN]

MeSH Heading

  • Propoxur

Synonyms

  • 2-(1-Methylethoxy)phenol methylcarbamate
  • 2-Isopropoxyphenyl methylcarbamate
  • 2-Isopropoxyphenyl N-methylcarbamate
  • 2-Isopropoxyphenyl-N-methylcarbamat
  • 2-Isopropoxyphenyl-N-methylcarbamat [German]
  • 58 12 315
  • AI3-25671
  • Aprocarb
  • Arprocarb
  • BAY 39007
  • BAY 5122
  • Bay 9010
  • Bayer 39007
  • Bayer B 5122
  • Baygon
  • Bifex
  • Blattanex
  • Blattosep
  • Bolfo
  • Boruho
  • Boruho 50
  • BRN 1879891
  • Brygou
  • Caswell No. 508
  • CCRIS 1392
  • Chemagro 9010
  • Dalf dust
  • EINECS 204-043-8
  • ENT 25,671
  • EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 047802
  • HSDB 603
  • Invisi-Gard
  • IPMC
  • Isocarb
  • Mrowkozol
  • NSC 379584
  • O-(2-Isopropoxyphenyl) N-methylcarbamate
  • o-IMPC
  • o-Isopropoxyphenyl N-methylcarbamate
  • OMS-33
  • PHC (carbamate)
  • PHC 7
  • Phenol, o-isopropoxy-, methylcarbamate
  • Propoksuru
  • Propoksuru [Polish]
  • Propotox
  • Propoxur
  • Propoxure
  • Propoxylor
  • Propyon
  • Rhoden
  • Sendran
  • Suncide
  • Tendex
  • Tugon fliegenkugel
  • Unden (pesticide)
  • Unden 50PM
  • UNII-BFH029TL73

Systematic Names

  • Baygon
  • Carbamic acid, methyl-, o-isopropoxyphenyl ester
  • Phenol, 2-(1-methylethoxy)-, methylcarbamate
  • Propoxur

Superlist Names

  • Baygon
  • o-Isopropoxyphenyl methylcarbamate
  • Phenol, 2-(1-methylethoxy)-, methylcarbamate
  • Propoxur

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 114-26-1

FDA UNII

  • BFH029TL73

System Generated Number

  • 0000114261

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C11H15NO3/c1-8(2)14-9-6-4-5-7-10(9)15-11(13)12-3/h4-8H,1-3H3,(H,12,13)

InChIKey

ISRUGXGCCGIOQO-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

c1(c(cccc1)OC(C)C)OC(=O)NC

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
bird - wild LD50 oral 3800ug/kg (3.8mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 21, Pg. 315, 1972.
chicken LD50 oral 46500ug/kg (46.5mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 7, Pg. 606, 1965.
duck LD50 oral 9580ug/kg (9.58mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 22, Pg. 556, 1972.
guinea pig LD50 oral 40mg/kg (40mg/kg)   Pesticide Chemicals Official Compendium, Association of the American Pesticide Control Officials, Inc., 1966. Vol. -, Pg. 109, 1966.
hamster LD50 intraperitoneal 500mg/kg (500mg/kg)   Archives of Toxicology. Vol. 58, Pg. 152, 1986.
mammal (species unspecified) LD50 oral 90mg/kg (90mg/kg)   Herba Polonica. Vol. 21, Pg. 53, 1975.
mammal (species unspecified) LD50 skin 800mg/kg (800mg/kg)   Pesticides. Vol. 15(10), Pg. 37, 1981.
mammal (species unspecified) LD50 unreported 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. Vol. 41(8), Pg. 82, 1976.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 12mg/kg (12mg/kg)   Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Vol. 16, Pg. 561, 1968.
mouse LD50 oral 23500ug/kg (23.5mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: RESPIRATORY STIMULATION

BEHAVIORAL: TREMOR

BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD
Toho Igakkai Zasshi. Journal of Medical Society of Toho University. Vol. 17, Pg. 60, 1970.
mouse LD50 skin > 1360mg/kg (1360mg/kg)   Yakkyoku. Pharmacy. Vol. 31, Pg. 711, 1980.
mouse LD50 subcutaneous 11400ug/kg (11.4mg/kg)   Toho Igakkai Zasshi. Journal of Medical Society of Toho University. Vol. 17, Pg. 60, 1970.
pigeon LD50 oral 7500ug/kg (7.5mg/kg)   ASTM Special Technical Publication. Vol. (680), Pg. 157, 1979.
quail LD50 oral 28mg/kg (28mg/kg)   Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 20, Pg. 57, 1971.
rabbit LD50 intravenous 5mg/kg (5mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. Vol. 165, Pg. 27, 2000.
rat LC50 inhalation 1440mg/m3/1H (1440mg/m3)   "Pflanzenschutz-und Schaedlingsbekaempfungsmittel: Abriss einer Toxikologie und Therapie von Vergiftungen," 2nd ed., Klimmer, O.R., Hattingen, Fed. Rep. Ger., Hundt-Verlag, 1971Vol. -, Pg. 70, 1971.
rat LD50 intramuscular 53mg/kg (53mg/kg)   British Journal of Industrial Medicine. Vol. 22, Pg. 317, 1965.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 30mg/kg (30mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES

LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA

BEHAVIORAL: GENERAL ANESTHETIC
Bulletin of the World Health Organization. Vol. 44, Pg. 241, 1971.
rat LD50 intravenous 11mg/kg (11mg/kg)   British Journal of Industrial Medicine. Vol. 22, Pg. 317, 1965.
rat LD50 oral 41mg/kg (41mg/kg)   Yakkyoku. Pharmacy. Vol. 37, Pg. 1621, 1986.
rat LD50 skin 800mg/kg (800mg/kg)   Roczniki Panstwowego Zakladu Higieny. Vol. 22, Pg. 579, 1971.
rat LD50 subcutaneous 56mg/kg (56mg/kg)   Yakkyoku. Pharmacy. Vol. 32, Pg. 471, 1981.
rat LD50 unreported 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   "Chemistry of Pesticides," Melnikov, N.N., New York, Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., 1971Vol. -, Pg. 193, 1971.
women LDLo oral 24mg/kg (24mg/kg) BLOOD: CHANGE IN CLOTTING FACTORS

CARDIAC: PULSE RATE

BEHAVIORAL: COMA
Postgraduate Medical Journal. Vol. 63, Pg. 311, 1987.

Physical Properties

Physical Property Value Units Temp (deg C) Source
Melting Point 87 deg C   EXP
log P (octanol-water) 1.52 (none)   EXP
Water Solubility 1860 mg/L 20 EXP
Vapor Pressure 9.68E-06 mm Hg 20 EXP
Henry's Law Constant 1.43E-09 atm-m3/mole 25 EST
Atmospheric OH Rate Constant 3.17E-11 cm3/molecule-sec 25 EST

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