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Actions

Acaricide/Miticide; Insecticide

Use

For fruits, vegetables, tobacco, forage, field crops, grasslands, ornamentals, pastures, rangeland; grubs and nematodes in turf; fly control.

Formulation

Dust, emulsifiable and oil solutions, granule, seed dressing, ULV, wettable powder.

Identification

Common Name

Diazinon (ANSI, ISO, BSI, JMAF, ESA)

Exp. Code Number

G 24480

CAS Code

333-41-5

Other Code Numbers

ENT 19507; OMS 469 (WHO); SHA 057801

Chemistry

Compositions

O,O,-Diethyl O-[6-methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)-4-pyrimidinyl] phosphorothioate (CAS 9CI); O,O-diethyl O-(2-isopropyl-6-methyl-4-pyrimidinyl) phosphorothioate (CAS 8CI)

Class

Organophosphate.

Properties

Tech: pale-to-dark brown liquid, at least 90% pure. Miscible with ethanol, acetone, xylene, soluble in petroleum oils.

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

organophosphates

Mode of Action

Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibitors

Action Group

IRAC Group 1B

Environmental Guidelines

Hazard

Fish, Bee: Toxic

Water Solubility

Room temperature 0.004%

Safety Guidelines

Toxicity

Tech (Rat): Oral LD50 1250 mg/kg. Inhalation LC50 5.4 mg/l (4 h). (Rabbit): Dermal >2020 mg/kg. Mild eye, skin irritation

Handling/Storage Caution

Store in original container only in cool, dry, well-ventilated, secure area out of reach of children and animals. Do not apply to humans, clothing, or bedding. Do not contaminate food or use on household tanks

Protective Clothing

Long-sleeved shirt and long pants. Chemical-resistant gloves. Protective eyewear. Shoes plus socks.

Emergency Guidelines

Fire Extenguishing Media

Dry chemical, foam, carbon dioxide

First Aid

Call a physician or Poison Control Center immediately. Eyes: flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Skin: wash with soap and water. Product absorbed through skin. Inhalation: move to fresh air. Do NOT breathe spray mist. Ingestion: If conscious, give water or milk. Do NOT induce vomiting