|CYHALOTHRIN||ICSC: 0858 (March 1998)|
Cyclopropanecarboxylic acid, 3-(2-chloro-3,3,3-trifluoro-1-propenyl)-2,2-dimethyl-, cyano(3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl ester
| CAS #: 68085-85-8
| UN #: 2902
|EC Number: 268-450-2
|ACUTE HAZARDS||PREVENTION||FIRE FIGHTING|
|FIRE & EXPLOSION||Combustible. Liquid formulations containing organic solvents may be flammable. Gives off irritating or toxic fumes (or gases) in a fire.||NO open flames.||Use alcohol-resistant foam, dry sand, powder, carbon dioxide. NO water.|
|PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS! STRICT HYGIENE! AVOID EXPOSURE OF ADOLESCENTS AND CHILDREN!|
|Inhalation||Burning sensation. Cough. Sore throat.||Use ventilation, local exhaust or breathing protection.||Fresh air, rest.|
|Skin||Numbness. Tingling sensation. Redness.||Protective gloves. Protective clothing.||Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.|
|Eyes||Redness. Pain.||Wear safety goggles or face shield.||First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention.|
|Ingestion||Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work. Wash hands before eating.||Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Refer for medical attention .|
|SPILLAGE DISPOSAL||CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING|
|Collect leaking and spilled liquid in sealable containers as far as possible. Absorb remaining liquid in lime, damp sawdust, sand or inert absorbent. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations. Do NOT wash away into sewer.||
According to UN GHS Criteria
|Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing. Separated from strong oxidants and food and feedstuffs. Well closed. Keep in a well-ventilated room.|
|Do not transport with food and feedstuffs.|
|PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION|
Physical State; Appearance
|EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS|
Routes of exposure
Effects of short-term exposure
Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
|OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS|
|The substance is very toxic to aquatic organisms. This substance may be hazardous to the environment. Special attention should be given to bees. Avoid release to the environment in circumstances different to normal use.|
|Cyhalothrin is a pyrethroid insecticide used in agriculture, also used in public and animal health.
Carrier solvents used in commercial formulations may change physical and toxicological properties.
If the substance is formulated with solvent(s) also consult the card(s) (ICSC) of the solvent(s).
See ICSC 0859.
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See Also: Toxicological Abbreviations Cyhalothrin (EHC 99, 1990) Cyhalothrin (WHO Food Additives Series 53) Cyhalothrin (WHO Food Additives Series 45) CYHALOTHRIN (JECFA Evaluation) Cyhalothrin (Pesticide residues in food: 1984 evaluations) Cyhalothrin (Pesticide residues in food: 1984 evaluations) Cyhalothrin (UKPID)