Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content

Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Cyclopropanecarboxylic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-3-(2-methyl-1-propenyl)-, 2-methyl-4-oxo-3-(2-propenyl)-2-cyclopenten-1-yl ester

RTECS #

GZ1925000

CAS #

584-79-2; 137-98-4; 8018-12-0; 18877-88-8; 71119-51-2; 71211-88-6

Updated

May 2009

Molecular Weight

302.45

Molecular Formula

C19H26O3

Synonyms

(+)-Allelrethonyl (+)-cis,trans-chrysanthemate
3-Allyl-2-methyl-4-oxo-2-cyclopenten-1-yl chrysanthemate
3-Allyl-4-keto-2-methylcyclopentenyl chrysanthemummonocarboxylate
Allethrin coil
Allethrin I
Allyl cinerin I
Allylrethronyl dl-cis-trans-chrysanthemate
Binamin forte
Bioallethrin
Bioaltrina (Portuguese)
Chrysanthemummonocarboxylic acid, 3-allyl-2-methyl-4-oxo-2-cyclopenten-1-yl ester (6CI)
d,l-2-Allyl-4-hydroxy-3-methyl-2-cyclopenten-1-one-d,l-chrysanthemum monocarboxylate
d-Allethrin
Depallethrin
dl-3-Allyl-2-methyl-4-oxocyclopent-2-enyl dl-cis trans chrysanthemate
d-trans Allethrin
ENT 17,510
Exthrin
FDA 1446
FMC 249
Necarboxylic acid
NIA 249
OMS 468
Pallethrine
Pynamin-forte
Pyresyn
Wasp Stopper CF

Mutation Data and Reference

System TestRoute/Organism/TissueDoseReference
Cytogenetic Analysislung/hamster1900 µg/LMUREAV 66,277,1979
mutation in microorganisms/Salmonella typhimurium500 µg/plate (-enzymatic activation step)MUREAV 116,185,1983

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
inhalation/mouse lethal concentration (50 percent kill): >2 gm/m3YKYUA6 37,187,1986
inhalation/rat Lowest published lethal concentration: 13800 mg/m3/4HBehavioral: Tremor

Behavioral: Excitement
AMIHBC 2,420,1950
intracerebral/mouse lowest published lethal dose: 4 mg/kgTXAPA9 66,290,1982
intraperitoneal/mouse lethal dose (50 percent kill): 38 mg/kgJAFCAU 31,250,1983
intraperitoneal/rabbit lethal dose (50 percent kill): 11200 mg/kgWRPCA2 3,28,1964
intraperitoneal/rat lowest published toxic dose: 10 mg/kgBrain and Coverings: Other degenerative changes

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Other
TOXID9 44,402,2005
intraperitoneal/rat lowest published toxic dose: 60 mg/kgBehavioral: Tremor

Gastrointestinal: Hypermotility, diarrhea
TXCYAC 243,155,2008
intraperitoneal/rat lowest published toxic dose: 10 mg/kgBrain and Coverings: Other degenerative changesTXCYAC 243,155,2008
intravenous/rat lowest published lethal dose: 4 mg/kgBehavioral: Tremor

Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold

Behavioral: Aggression
PCBPBS 2,308,1972
oral/mouse lethal dose (50 percent kill): 370 mg/kgABCHA6 28,914,1965
oral/mouse lowest published toxic dose: 0.07 mg/kgBehavioral: Alteration of classical conditioningTOXID9 44,199,2005
oral/quail lethal dose (50 percent kill): 2030 mg/kgPEMNDP 9,19,1991
oral/rabbit lethal dose (50 percent kill): 4290 mg/kgSPEADM 78-1,7,1978
oral/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): 685 mg/kgFMCHA2 -,C255,1991
skin/mouse lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1200 mg/kgABCHA6 27,684,1963
skin/rabbit lethal dose (50 percent kill): 11332 mg/kgBehavioral: Tremor

Behavioral: Excitement
AMIHBC 2,420,1950
skin/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): 2500 mg/kgYKYUA6 37,187,1986
unreported route/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): 680 mg/kg30ZDA9 -,131,1971

Other Multiple Dose Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
inhalation/rat lowest published toxic concentration: 3.6 pph/90D- intermittentLiver: Changes in liver weight

Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder: Changes in kidney weight

Reproductive: Paternal effects: Testes, epididymis, sperm duct
JTSCDR 31,1,2006
inhalation/rat lowest published toxic concentration: 3.6 pph/90D- intermittentBehavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Liver: Changes in liver weight

Endocrine: Changes in thyroid weight
JTSCDR 31,1,2006
oral/rat lowest published toxic dose: 21 gm/kg/12W- intermittentLiver: Changes in liver weight

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Phosphatases

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Other proteins
BOCKAF 35,103,1970
unreported route/mouse lowest published toxic dose: 5.04 mg/kg/7D- intermittentBrain and Coverings: Other degenerative changesHBPTO* 1,880,2001

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWJTCTDW 38,103,2000
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWTOXIA6 49,452,2007
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWHUTOX* -,541,1996
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWNETEEC 30,55,2008

Standards and Regulations

OrganizationStandardReference
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1988 PESTICIDE SUBJECT TO REGISTRATION OR RE-REGISTRATIONFEREAC 54,7740,1989
Occupational Exposure Limit-RUSSIAshort term exposure limit 1 mg/m3, JUN2003

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code X2264; Number of Industries 2; Total Number of Facilities 202; Number of Occupations 2; Total Number of Employees Exposed 1366

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA GENETOX PROGRAM 1988, Negative: In vitro UDS-human fibroblast; S cerevisiae-homozygosis
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
TOP