Aldoxycarb

  • Propanal, 2-methyl-2-(methylsulfonyl)-, O-[(methylamino)carbonyl]oxime
Formula
C7H14N2O4S
Structure
Description
Colorless, crystalline solid with a pungent, acrid odor.
Uses
Insecticide, nematicide.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1646-88-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
216-710-0
RTECS
UE2080000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide
Beilstein/Gmelin
1971375
RCRA
P203
EPA OPP
216900

Properties.
Formula
C7H14N2O4S
Formula mass
222.29
Melting point, °C
140-142
Vapor pressure, mmHg
Neglegible.

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Keep in a tightly closed container in a cool, dry location.
Handling
Material should only be used by properly trained individuals. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Do not wear contact lenses. This material is for laboratory use only. Only used in a chemical 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
OSHA approved respirator.
Small spills/leaks
Evacuate area and ventilate. While wearing protective equipment, sweep up and place in an appropriate container for disposal. Wash contaminated surfaces to remove residues.
Stability
Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.
Incompatibilities
Strong oxidizing agents.
Decomposition
Toxic fumes.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.

Health.
Exposure effects
Can be fatal if absorbed through the skin, inhaled or swallowed. Possible cholinesterase inhibitor. May cause airway obstruction and increased mucous secreations in the lungs. Seasures, nausea and vomiting may be observed.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
   Inhalation
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
   Skin
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
   Eyes
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.

Transport.