3-Isopropylphenyl methylcarbamate

  • m-Cumenol methylcarbamate
  • m-Isopropylphenol methylcarbamate
  • Phenol, 3-(1-methylethyl)-, methylcarbamate
  • Compound 10854
Formula
C11H15NO2
Structure
Description
Pure white solid without appreciable odor.
Uses
Insecticide.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
64-00-6
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
200-572-3
RTECS
FB7875000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide
Beilstein/Gmelin
2051096
RCRA
P202
EPA OPP
47801
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-5070

Properties.
Formula
C11H15NO2
Formula mass
193.27
Melting point, °C
72-74
Solubility in water
Insoluble
pKa/pKb
12.35 (pKa)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a cool, dry, dark location in a tightly sealed container or cylinder. Keep away from incompatible materials, ignition sources and untrained individuals. Secure and label area. Protect containers/cylinders from physical damage.
Handling
All chemicals should be considered hazardous. Avoid direct physical contact. Use appropriate, approved safety equipment. Untrained individuals should not handle this chemical or its container. Handling should occur in a chemical fume hood.
Protection
Chemical splash goggles in compliance with OSHA regulations are advised; however, OSHA regulations also permit other type safety glasses. Whre chemical resistant gloves. To prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact, wear impervious clothing and boots.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills/leaks
(Non-Specific -- Carbamate Pesticide, Solid, n.o.s.) Keep unnecessary people away and stay upwind. Do not touch the material or handle broken packages without protective clothing. Use water spray to reduce vapors. Take up spills with non-combustible absorbent material. For small dry spills, place material in a clean dry container with a clean shovel and cover; remove from site of spill. For large spills dike far ahead for later disposal.
Stability
No data.
Incompatibilities
Incompatible with strong acids and bases, and especially

Fire.
Fire fighting
(Non-Specific -- Carbamate Pesticide, Solid, n.o.s.) Wear positive pressure breathing apparatus and special protective clothing. Move container from fire area if you can do it without risk. Dike fire control water for later disposal; do not scatter the material. Fight fire from maximum distance.(Non-Specific -- Carbamate Pesticide, Solid, n.o.s.) Extinguish with dry chemical, carbon dioxide, water spray, fog, or foam.

Health.
Poison_Class
2
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal cramping may be noted.
   Inhalation
Dyspnea, rales, bronchoconstriction, and pulmonary edema may occur.
   Skin
Diaphoresis and skin eruptions may occur.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Do not induce emesis. Activated charcoal: administer charcoal as a slurry (240 ml water/30 g charcoal). Usual dose: 25 to 100 g in adults/adolescents.
   Inhalation
Move patient to fresh air. Monitor for respiratory distress. If cough or difficulty breathing develops, evaluate for respiratory tract irritation, bronchitis, or pneumonitis. Administer oxygen and assist ventilation as required. Treat bronchospasm with beta2 agonist and corticosteroid aerosols.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing and jewelry. Wash the skin, including hair and nails, vigorously; do repeated soap washings. Discard contaminated clothing.
   Eyes
Irrigate exposed eyes with copious amounts of tepid water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation, pain, swelling, lacrimation, or photophobia persist, the patient should be seen in a health care facility.

Transport.