Flumetralin

  • 2-Chloro-N-(2,6-dinitro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)-N-ethyl-6-fluorobenzenemethanamine
  • Benzenemethanamine, 2-chloro-N-[2,6-dinitro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-N-ethyl-6-fluoro-
Formula
C16H12ClF4N3O4
Structure
Uses
Plant growth regulator herbicide.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
62924-70-3
EC Index Number
612-144-00-7
36/38 43 50/53
36/37 60 61
RTECS
DA4391600
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide
UN (DOT)
3077
Beilstein/Gmelin
2956801
Beilstein Reference
5-12
EPA OPP
123001

Properties.
Formula
C16H12ClF4N3O4
Formula mass
421.76
Melting point, °C
103-104
Boiling point, °C
460
Vapor pressure, mmHg
1.3E-8 (25 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Heat of vaporization
72.0 kJ/mol

Hazards and Protection.
Protection
Wear appropriate protective gloves, clothing and goggles.
Respirators
Wear positive pressure self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Small spills/leaks
Do not touch or walk through spilled material. Stop leak if you can do it without risk. Prevent dust cloud. Avoid inhalation of asbestos dust.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Small Fires: Dry chemical, CO2, water spray or regular foam. Large Fires: Water spray, fog or regular foam.
Fire potential
May burn but does not ignite readily.
Hazards
Containers may explode when heated.
Combustion products
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.

Health.
Exposure effects
   Ingestion
Corrosive.
   Inhalation
Inhalation of material may be harmful. Prolonged exposure may cause headache, dizziness, breathing difficult and nausea.
   Skin
Mild skin irritation and may cause skin sensitization.
   Eyes
Moderate eye irritation. Corrosive.

First aid
 
   Ingestion
Seek medical assistance.
   Inhalation
Move victim to fresh air. Apply artificial respiration if victim is not breathing. Administer oxygen if breathing is difficult.
   Skin
Remove and isolate contaminated clothing and shoes. Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.
   Eyes
Immediately flush with running water for at least 20 minutes.

Transport.
UN number
3077
Response guide
Hazard class
9