Chlorofos, 2,2,2-Tri-chloro-1-hydroxy ethylphosphoric acid dimethyl ester.
Molecular Weight: 257.4
Appearance: White crystals
Melting Point: 83 - 84 °c
Bulk Weight: 1.73
In water 15.4 gm/100ml. In chloroform 75gm/100ml, in ether 17gm/100ml, in Benzene 15.2gm/100ml
Quality control: Using HPLC
Using respirator ,chemical resistant gloves, safety goggles, other protective clothing. Do not breath vapour. Do not get in eye, on skin, on clothing
Orl-rat LD50: 150 mg/kg
ihl - rat LD50:1300 mg/m3
skn - rbt LD50: 5 g/kg
Harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through skin. The material is a cholinesterase inhibitor.
If ingested: wash out mouth with water, call physician. In case of skin contact, wash with soap and plenty of water. In case of inhalation, remove to fresh air.
Black polyethylene bags, capacity 50 kg.
In dark closed containers, in well ventilated place.
Toxic fumes of CO & CO2 & Hcl gases. Phosphorous oxides may also form.
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