Furathiocarb

  • Benzofuran 2,3-dihydro-2,2-dimethyl-7-(N-(N-methyl-N-butoxycarbonylaminothio)-N-methylcarbamate
  • Butyl 2,3-dihydro-2,2-dimethylbenzofuran-7-yl N,N’-dimethyl-N,N’-thiodicarbamate
Formula
C18H26N2O5S
Structure
Description
Yellow, viscous liquid.
Uses
Thiocarbamate insecticide. Control of soil-dwelling insects in maize, oilseed rape, sorghum, sugar beet, sunflowers, and vegetables. Applied as a foliar, soil, or seed treatment.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
65907-30-4
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
265-974-3
EC Index Number
006-087-00-1
25 26 36/38 43 48/22 50/53
28 36/37 38 45 60 61
RTECS
DF6652100
RTECS class
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Mutagen; Reproductive Effector
UN (DOT)
2757
Beilstein/Gmelin
8396473
Beilstein Reference
-
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-65625
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C18H26N2O5S
Formula mass
382.52
Boiling point, °C
460
Vapor pressure, mmHg
1.2E-8 (25 C)
Solubility in water
11 mg/L (25 C)
Heat of vaporization
72.1 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 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.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
232
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.
Poison_Class
3
Exposure effects
   Inhalation
Highly toxic, may be fatal if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed through skin. Effects of contact or inhalation may be delayed.
   Skin
Avoid any skin contact. See Inhalation.
   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
2757
Response guide
Hazard class
6.1