Chlordimeform hydrochloride

  • N'-(4-Chloro-o-tolyl)-N,N-dimethylformamidine monohydrochloride
  • N'-(4-Chloro-2-methylphenyl)-N,N-dimethylmethanimidamide hydrochloride
Formula
C10H13ClN2.ClH
Structure
Description
Colorless crystals.
Uses
Insecticide

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
19750-95-9
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
243-269-1
EC Index Number
650-009-00-4
EC Class
Carcinogenic Category 3; Harmful; Dangerous for the Environment
RTECS
LQ4550000
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Primary Irritant
UN (DOT)
2588
Beilstein/Gmelin
4014161
EPA OPP
59702
Austrailia AICS
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H13ClN2*ClH
Formula mass
233.16
Melting point, °C
225
Decomposition point, °C
225-227
Vapor pressure, mmHg
>0.00001
Vapor density (air=1)
8.03
Solubility in water
Soluble

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
Protective gloves and clothing.
Respirators
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Small spills/leaks
Do not touch damaged containers or spilled material unless wearing appropriate protective clothing. Stop leak if you can do it without risk. Cover with plastic sheet to prevent spreading. Absorb or cover with dry earth, sand or other non-combustible material and transfer to containers. DO NOT GET WATER INSIDE CONTAINERS.
Stability
No data.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Use method most appropriate to fight surrounding fire.
Fire potential
Non-Combustible
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Blue lips, fingernales and skin. Dizziness, headache, labored breathing, unconsciousness, vomiting, weakness, respiratory arrest. See inhalation.
   Inhalation
Acute effects - blood in urine, back pain, sweet taste in mouth, abdominal pain, drowsiness, nausea. May cause effects on the central nervous system and blood, resulting in impaired functions and formation of methaemoglobin. May cause effects on the bladder and kidneys, resuling in bladder irritation and blood in urine. Effects may be delayed.<br>Chronic effects - dermatitis.
   Skin
Rash.
   Eyes
See Inhalation.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical assistance.
   Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Do not use mouth-to-mouth method if victim ingested or inhaled the substance; induce artificial respiration with the aid of a pocket mask equipped with a one-way valve or other proper respiratory medical device. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
   Skin
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Remove material from skin immediately. Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes. For minor skin contact, avoid spreading material on unaffected skin.
   Eyes
Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
2588
Response guide
Hazard class
6.1
Packing Group
I; II; III