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Product Name





97%Tech, 100g/L EC

Chemical Name

[1a(S*),3a]-(?-cyano(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl 3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate



Empirical Formula


Chemical Formula of Active Ingredient


Oral Acute oral LD50 for rats 57 mg/kg (in corn oil). 

Skin and eye Acute percutaneous LD50 for rats and rabbits >2000 mg tech./kg; minimal irritant to the eyes of rabbits. 

Inhalation LC50 (4 h, nose only) for rats >0.593 mg/l (maximum attainable concentration).  NOEL NOAEL (1 y) for dogs >60 mg/kg diet (1.5 mg/kg b.w. daily). 

ADI 0.02 mg/kg b.w. (JECFA evaluation) [1996]; 0.015 mg/kg b.w. (BASF).

Other Non-mutagenic. Toxic to CNS and peripheral motor nerves; neuro-behavioural changes reversible within 3 days following a single dose. Acute rat study NOAEL 4 mg/kg b.w. (in corn oil); 4 week oral rat study NOAEL 10 mg/kg b.w. daily (in DMSO). May cause paresthesia. 

Toxicity class WHO (a.i.) II


Mode of action Non-systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action. Acts on the central and peripheral nervous system in very low doses.  Uses Control of a wide range of chewing and sucking insects (particularly Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, and Hemiptera) in fruit (including citrus), vegetables, vines, cereals, maize, beet, oilseed rape, potatoes, cotton, rice, soya beans, forestry, and other crops; applied at 10-15 g/ha. Control of cockroaches, mosquitoes, flies, and other insect pests in public health; and flies in animal houses. Also used as an animal ectoparasiticide.


1L/Drum, 5L/Drum, 20L/Drun etc


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