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Ronnel

Synonyms & Trade Names
O,O-Dimethyl O-(2,4,5-trichlorophenyl) phosphorothioate, Fenchlorophos
CAS No.
299-84-3
RTECS No.
TG0525000
DOT ID & Guide
Formula
(CH3O)2P(S)OC6H2Cl3
Conversion
IDLH
300 mg/m3
See: 299843
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
TWA 10 mg/m3
OSHA PEL
TWA 15 mg/m3 See Appendix G
Measurement Methods
NIOSH 5600;
OSHA PV2054
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
White to light-tan, crystalline solid. [insecticide] [Note: A liquid above 106°F.]
Molecular Weight
321.6
Boiling Point
Decomposes
Melting Point
106°F
Solubility
(77°F): 0.004%
Vapor Pressure
(77°F): 0.0008 mmHg
Ionization Potential
?
Specific Gravity
(77°F): 1.49
Flash Point
NA
Upper Exposive Limit
NA
Lower Explosive Limit
NA
Noncombustible Solid
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Strong oxidizers
Exposure Routes
inhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
In Animals: irritation eyes; cholinesterase inhibition; liver, kidney damage
Target Organs
Eyes, liver, kidneys, blood plasma
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin:Prevent skin contact
Eyes:Prevent eye contact
Wash skin:When contaminated
Remove:When wet or contaminated
Change:Daily
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye:Irrigate immediately
Skin:Soap wash promptly
Breathing:Respiratory support
Swallow:Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

NIOSH

Up to 100 mg/m3:
(APF = 10) Any air-purifying half-mask respirator with organic vapor cartridge(s) in combination with an N95, R95, or P95 filter. The following filters may also be used: N99, R99, P99, N100, R100, P100.
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(APF = 10) Any supplied-air respirator

Up to 250 mg/m3:
(APF = 25) Any supplied-air respirator operated in a continuous-flow mode
(APF = 25) Any powered, air-purifying respirator with an organic vapor cartridge in combination with a high-efficiency particulate filter.

Up to 300 mg/m3:
(APF = 50) Any air-purifying full-facepiece respirator equipped with organic vapor cartridge(s) in combination with an N100, R100, or P100 filter.
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(APF = 50) Any air-purifying, full-facepiece respirator (gas mask) with a chin-style, front- or back-mounted organic vapor canister having an N100, R100, or P100 filter.
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(APF = 50) Any powered, air-purifying respirator with a tight-fitting facepiece and organic vapor cartridge(s) in combination with a high-efficiency particulate filter*
(APF = 50) Any self-contained breathing apparatus with a full facepiece
(APF = 50) Any supplied-air respirator with a full facepiece

Emergency or planned entry into unknown concentrations or IDLH conditions:
(APF = 10,000) Any self-contained breathing apparatus that has a full facepiece and is operated in a pressure-demand or other positive-pressure mode
(APF = 10,000) Any supplied-air respirator that has a full facepiece and is operated in a pressure-demand or other positive-pressure mode in combination with an auxiliary self-contained positive-pressure breathing apparatus

Escape:
(APF = 50) Any air-purifying, full-facepiece respirator (gas mask) with a chin-style, front- or back-mounted organic vapor canister having an N100, R100, or P100 filter.
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Any appropriate escape-type, self-contained breathing apparatus

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also
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