Deltamethrin Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Deltamethrin Properties


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Deltamethrin is a pyrethroid ester insecticide. There are many uses for deltamethrin, ranging from agricultural uses to home pest control. It has been instrumental in preventing the spread of diseases carried by tick-infested prairie dogs, rodents and other burrowing animals. It is helpful in eliminating and preventing a wide variety of household pests, especially spiders, fleas, ticks, carpenter ants, carpenter bees, cockroaches and bedbugs. It is also one of the primary ingredients in ant chalk.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White powder
Boiling Point 300 °C
CAS Number 52918-63-5
Density 1.5 g/cm3
EINECS Number 258-256-6
IUPAC Name [Cyano-(3-phenoxyphenyl)-methyl] 3-(2,2-dibromoethenyl)-2,2-dimethyl-cyclopropane-1-carboxylate
InChI 1S/C22H19Br2NO3/c1-22(2)17(12-19(23)24)20(22)21(26)28-18(13-25)14-7-6-10-16(11-14)27-15-8-4-3-5-9-15/h3-12,17-18,20H,1-2H3/t17-,18+,20-/m0/s1
Melting Point 98 °C
Molar Mass 505.21 g/mol
Molecular Formula C22H19Br2NO3
RTECS Number GZ1233000
Synonyms Deltamethrin;Decamethrin;(S)-alpha-Cyano-3-phenoxybenzyl (1R,3R)-3-(2,2-dibromovinyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X