Endothion

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Endothion
Identifiers
CAS number2778-04-3 YesY
PubChem17717
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Properties
Molecular formulaC9H13O6PS
Molar mass280.23 g mol−1
AppearanceWhite Crystals
Density0.932 g/cm3
Melting point90 to 96 °C; 194 to 205 °F; 363 to 369 K
Solubility in water150 g/100 ml
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Endothion
Identifiers
CAS number2778-04-3 YesY
PubChem17717
Jmol-3D imagesImage 1
Properties
Molecular formulaC9H13O6PS
Molar mass280.23 g mol−1
AppearanceWhite Crystals
Density0.932 g/cm3
Melting point90 to 96 °C; 194 to 205 °F; 363 to 369 K
Solubility in water150 g/100 ml
Hazards
MSDS[1]
NFPA 704
NFPA 704.svg
0
3
0
 YesY (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Endothion is an organic compound used as an insecticide and acaricides. It is part of the chemical class of organophosphorus compounds. It is generally described as white crystals with a slight odor. It is used as an insecticide, but not sold in the United States or Canada.[2][3]

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Safety[edit]

Endothion can enter the body via inhalation, ingestion, and contact with the skin and eyes. Symptoms of endothion poisoning include dyspnea, rales, diarrhea, bronchospasm, bronchorrhea, tachypnea, and opsoclonus, Noncardiacogenic Pulmonary Edema, Salivation.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Material Safety Data Sheets: Endothion". Central Pollution Control Board, Ministry of Environment & Forests, Government of India. Retrieved 2011-12-09. 
  2. ^ "Endothion Data Sheet". Alan Wood. Retrieved 2011-11-09. 
  3. ^ "Endothion". CAMEO Chemicals. Retrieved 2011-11-09.