Cyromazine

  • Armor
  • 2-Cyclopropylamino-4,6-diamino-S-triazine
  • n-Cyclopropyl-1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triamine
  • Larvadex
  • Neporex
  • Oms-2014
Formula
C6H10N6
Structure
Description
Crystals.
Uses
Insect growth regulator.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
66215-27-8
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
266-257-8
RTECS
XZ1056500
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide
Merck
12,2845
Beilstein/Gmelin
882879
EPA OPP
121301
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-42719
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C6H10N6
Formula mass
166.19
Melting point, °C
219-222
Boiling point, °C
347
Density
1.35 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
11 g/L (20 C)
Partition coefficient, pKow
-0.04

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in well-ventilated, secure area out of reach of children and animals.
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
Safety glasses or goggles, rubber gloves, waterproof boots, long-sleeved shirt, long pants and hat.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills/leaks
Evacuate area and ventilate. Wear protective equipment. If required, use an inert absrobent. Sweep up and place in an appropriate container for disposal. Wash contaminated surfaces.
Stability
No hydrolysis was observed < or = 70 C for 28 days. Stable < 310 C.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Dry chemical, foam or carbon dioxide

Health.
Poison_Class
4
Exposure effects
Coma was reported following ingestion of an herbicide containing atrazine, aminotriazole, ethylene glycol, and formaldehyde. Muscle tremors, tetany, and ataxia have been reported in animals following ingestions of triazine herbicides.

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 and wash exposed area thoroughly with soap and water. A physician should examine the area if irritation or pain persists.
   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.