Description : TRIAZOPHOS is an organophosphorous broad-spectrum insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action. It is non-systemic, but penetrates deeply into plant tissues through translaminar action. It controls aphids, thrips, midges, beetles, caterpillars, spider mites and whiteflies in field crops, vegetables, ornamentals and fruit trees.
Chemical Name : O, O-diethyl O-(1- Phenyl -1 H -1,2,4-triazol -3 yl) phosphorothioate
CAS Registry No. : [24017-47-8]
UN No : 3018
IMDG : Class 6 (Organophosphorus Pesticide, Liquid, Toxic) IMDG 2004 Edition Vol.2, Page No. 149
Structural Formula :
a) Appearance : Pale yellow liquid
b) Triazophos content : 60% (w/w) minimum
c) Moisture content by Karl Fischer method : 0.3% (w/w) maximum
d) Acidity (as H2SO4) : 2.0% (w/w) maximum
e) Material insoluble in acetone : 0.2% (w/w) maximum
Formulations : Emulsifiable concentrates 40% w/w.
Compatibility : Compatible with most insecticides and fungicides.
a) Mammalian toxicity :
WHO classification :
Class 1b “highly hazardous”.
It is non-irritant to skin and eyes.
b) Environmental toxicity : It is slightly toxic to birds and fish.
It is toxic to honey bees.
Shelf-life : Two years under normal storage conditions.
Technical Grade : 225 kg UN approved HDPE drums.
Formulation : Liquid 200 Lit. in UN approved M.S. lacquered Drums /