Endrin

From CAMEO
Revision as of 09:52, 25 July 2022 by MDerrick (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Description

A chlorinated hydrocarbon Insecticide whose use is now banned in the United States. Endrin was first introduced as a pesticide and insecticide in 1951. It is an isomer of Dieldrin.

Synonyms and Related Terms

mendrin; nendrin; hexadrin; insecticide no. 269; compound 269; ENT-17251

Risks

  • Toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption.
  • Biohazard.
  • CDH Chemicals: SDS

Physical and Chemical Properties

Composition C12H8Cl6O
CAS 72-20-8
Melting Point 245 C (dec)
Molecular Weight mol. wt. = 380.93

Retrieved from "https://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Endrin&oldid=90079"