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Captafol (isomer unspecified) - Identification, toxicity, use, water pollution potential, ecological toxicity and regulatory information

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Identifying information, including synonyms, ID numbers, use type, chemical classification, a link to a list of all products containing this chemical and a list of the top crops this pesticide is used on in California.
Signs and symptoms of poisoning, first aid, and links to treatment information for this chemical.
Link to information on toxicity to humans, including carcinogenicity, reproductive and developmental toxicity, neurotoxicity, and acute toxicity.
Links to world-wide registration status as well as regulatory information for the U.S. and California.
Water quality standards and physical properties affecting water contamination potential.
Toxicity to aquatic organisms.
List of chemicals in the same family, including breakdown products, salts, esters, isomers, and other derivatives.
 

Chemical Identification and Use for Captafol (isomer unspecified)

Basic Identification Information About This Chemical
Chemical Name: Captafol (isomer unspecified)
CAS Number: 2425-06-1
U.S. EPA PC Code: 081702
CA DPR Chem Code:
Molecular Weight: 349.1
Use Type: Fungicide
Chem Class: Thiophthalimide
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Additional Resources About This Chemical Class and Use Type
 
Other Names for this Chemical
About Chemical Synonyms
081702 (US EPA PC Code Text ) , 2425-06-1 (CAS number) , 2425061 (CAS number without hyphens) , 3a,4,7,7a-Tetrahydro-2-[(1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethyl)thio]-1H-isoindole-1,3(2H)-dione , 4-Cyclohexene-1,2-dicarboximide, N-((1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethyl)thio)-, (Z)- , Captafel , Captafol (isomer unspec.) , Captafol (isomer unspecified) , Captafolisomerunspecified , Crisfolatan , Folcid , Merpafol , N-((1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethyl)thio)-4-cyclohexene-1,2-dicarboximide , Ortho-5865 , Yes (US EPA PC Code )
 
Products Containing This Chemical
Current and historic U.S. registered products
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Signs and Symptoms of Captafol (isomer unspecified) Poisoning

NOTE! There may be other diseases and chemicals that have similar symptoms.

If you have a poisoning emergency in the United States call 1-800-222-1222.
If the victim has collapsed or is unconscious, call 911.

Captafol (isomer unspecified) is a Thiophthalimide compound.

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Symptoms of Poisoning with Thiophthalimide Compounds
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- Irritation of skin, eyes and respiratory tract.
- Skin sentization and/or contact dermatitis may occur.
- Exacerbation of asthma.
- At high doses, laboratory animals exhibit hypothermia, irritability, listlessness, anorexia, hyporeflexia, and oliguria , the latter with glycosuria and hematuria.

Source for Group Symptoms: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisoning, 5th edition, U.S. EPA, Chapter 15.

Treatment for Thiophthalimide Poisoning

See: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisoning, 5th edition, U.S. EPA, Chapter 15, pages 145 and 139.

 
Symptoms of Captafol (isomer unspecified) Exposure from the International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC)

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NOTE! PREVENT DISPERSION OF DUST! AVOID ALL CONTACT!
General First Aid: IN ALL CASES CONSULT A DOCTOR!

Route of Exposure

Symptoms

First Aid

Inhalation Cough. Sore throat. Wheezing. Fresh air rest. Refer for medical attention.
Skin MAY BE ABSORBED! Redness. Rash. Blisters. Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. Refer for medical attention.
Eyes Redness. Pain. Itching. First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible) then take to a doctor.
Ingestion Burning sensation. Rinse mouth. Refer for medical attention.
Notes for ICSC Information
Depending on the degree of exposure periodic medical examination is indicated. The symptoms of asthma often do not become manifest until a few hours have passed and they are aggravated by physical effort. Rest and medical observation are therefore essential. Anyone who has shown symptoms of asthma due to this substance should avoid all further contact with this substance. Carrier solvents used in commercial formulations may change physical and toxicological properties. Do NOT take working clothes home. Difolatan Folcid Foltaf Haipen Merpafol Ortho 5865 Sabsoir Sanspor Santar Sulfenimede and Nalco 7046 are trade names.
 

Toxicity Information for Captafol (isomer unspecified)

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Summary Toxicity Information

PAN Bad Actor
Chemical
1
Acute
Toxicity
2
Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Inhibitor
Ground
Water Contaminant
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Endocrine
Disruptor
No
 
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence summary assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page.
1. PAN Bad Actors are chemicals that are one or more of the following: highly acutely toxic, cholinesterase inhibitor, known/probable carcinogen, known groundwater pollutant or known reproductive or developmental toxicant. NOTE! Because there are no authoritative lists of Endocrine Disrupting (ED) chemicals, EDs are not yet considered PAN Bad Actor chemicals.
2. The acute toxicity reported on this page is of the pure chemical ingredient only and may not reflect the acute toxicity of individual pesticide products. To view acute toxicity of individual products, click on 'View Products' link in the 'Chemical Identification' section above.

Detailed Toxicity Information

This Chemical
Parent Chemical 
Acute Toxicity 2
Captafol (isomer unspecified) Captan
WHO Acute Hazard
TRI Acute Hazard
Material Safety Data Sheets
Acute rating from U.S. EPA product label
U.S. NTP Acute Toxicity Studies
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Cholinesterase Inhibitor
Ia, Extremely Hazardous
Not Listed
Not Available
Highly Toxic
No NTP Studies

No
U, Unlikely to be Hazardous
Not Listed
Not Available
Highly Toxic
Not Acutely Toxic

No
2. The acute toxicity reported on this page is of the pure chemical ingredient only and may not reflect the acute toxicity of individual pesticide products. To view acute toxicity of individual products, click on 'View Products' link in the 'Chemical Identification' section above.
 
Cancer Information
Captafol (isomer unspecified) Captan
IARC Carcinogens
U.S. NTP Carcinogens
California Prop 65 Known Carcinogens
U.S. EPA Carcinogens
TRI Carcinogen
2A, Probable
Not Listed
Yes
B2, Probable
Not Listed
3, Unclassifiable
Not Listed
Yes
Likely (high doses), Not likely (low doses)
Not Listed
 
Endocrine Disruption
Captafol (isomer unspecified) Captan
Illinois EPA list
Keith list
Colborn list
Benbrook list
Danish Inert list
EU list
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity
Captafol (isomer unspecified) Captan
CA Prop 65 Developmental Toxin
U.S. TRI Developmental Toxin
CA Prop 65 Female Reproductive Toxin
CA Prop 65 Male Reproductive Toxin
U.S. TRI Reproductive Toxin
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Chemicals of Special Concern
Captafol (isomer unspecified) Captan
PAN Bad Actors
PAN Dirty Dozen list
Yes
Yes
Not Listed
 

Water Pollution Potential and Criteria for Captafol (isomer unspecified)

Water Pollution Potential

This Chemical
Parent Chemical
  Captafol (isomer unspecified) Captan
PAN Ground Water Contaminant Rating Insufficient Data Insufficient Data
 

Sorry, no water quality standards or criteria have been established for this chemical by the U.S. or Canadian governments; however, there may be criteria established for related chemicals.

 

Regulatory Information for Captafol (isomer unspecified)

International Regulatory Status

This Chemical
Parent Chemical 
 
UNEP Persistent Organic Pollutant (POP)
UNEP Prior Informed Consent Chemical (PIC)
WHO Obsolete Pesticide

Yes
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 

U.S. and California Regulatory Status

U.S. EPA Registered
U.S. EPA Hazardous Air Pollutant
U.S. EPA Minimum Risk Pesticide (25b list)

CA Registered
CA Groundwater Contaminant
CA Toxic Air Contaminant
No
Not Listed
No

No
Not Listed
Not Listed
Yes
Yes
No

Yes
Not Listed
HAPTAC, Pesti
 

Maximum Tolerance and Residue Levels

Codex Alimentarius
   (UN FAO Maximum Residue Limits)
U.S. Maximum Tolerance Levels
European Union Maximum Residue Levels
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Ecotoxicity for Captafol (isomer unspecified)

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Aquatic Ecotoxicity

All Toxic Effects for Organism Group
Organism Group Effects Noted
Crustaceans Behavior
Fish Behavior, Cell(s), Growth, Histology, Mortality
Fungi Development, Population, Reproduction
Insects Mortality
Molluscs Morphology, Mortality
Phytoplankton Biochemistry
Zooplankton Intoxication, Mortality
~ Un-Assigned Behavior, Mortality, Physiology, Population, Reproduction
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Summary of Acute Toxicity for Organism Group
Organism Group Average Acute Toxicity Acute Toxicity Range
Fish Highly Toxic High to Very High Toxicity
Insects Not Acutely Toxic Not Acutely Toxic
Molluscs Slightly Toxic Slight to Moderate Toxicity
Zooplankton Slightly Toxic Slight to Moderate Toxicity
~ Un-Assigned Highly Toxic Highly Toxic
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Terrestrial Ecotoxicity

Summary of Acute Toxicity for Organism Group

Sorry, no honeybee acute toxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

Note: Population-level effects on honeybees may occur even if a pesticide has low acute toxicity. For example, certain pesticides interfere with honeybee reproduction, ability to navigate, or temperature regulation, any of which can have an effect on long-term survival of honeybee colonies. The neonicotinoids, pyrethroids and keto-enol pesticides are some types of pesticides causing one or more of these effects.
Honeybee Chronic Toxicity

Sorry, no honeybee chronic toxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

Related Chemicals for Captafol (isomer unspecified)

CAS Number Relation Reason Chemical Name Chem Detail Symptoms California Use Chem Use Type U.S. EPA Reg PAN Bad Actor
133-06-2 Parent P Captan View View View Fungicide Yes Yes
2939-80-2 Related 2 Captafol (cis isomer) View View View Fungicide No Yes
2425-06-1 Related 2 Captafol (isomer unspecified) View View View Fungicide No Yes
Related 8 Captan, other related View View View Fungicide No Not Listed
133-07-3 Related 2 Folpet View View View Fungicide Yes Yes
Related 5a Phthalic acid (metabolite of folpet) View View View Breakdown product No Not Listed
85-41-6 Related 5a Phthalimide (metabolite of folpet) View View View Breakdown product No Not Listed
1469-48-3, 85-40-5 Related 5a Tetrahydrophthalimide View View View Breakdown product No Not Listed
463-71-8 Related 5a Thiophosgene View View View Breakdown product No Not Listed
 
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