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Rotenone Properties

Rotenone

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Description

 

Rotenone is a chemical that is used as a broad-spectrum insecticide, piscicide, and pesticide. It occurs naturally in the roots and stems of several plants such as the jicama vine plant. In mammals, including humans, it is linked to the development of Parkinson's disease.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless to red powder
Boiling Point 210-220°C
Brand Name Derrin;Chem-Fish;Cuberol;Fish Tox;Rotacide
CAS Number 83-79-4
ChEBI 28201
Density 1.27 g/cm3
EINECS Number 201-501-9
IUPAC Name (2R,6aS,12aS)-1,2,6,6a,12,12a-Hexahydro-2-isopropenyl-8,9-dimethoxychromeno[3,4-b]furo(2,3-h)chromen-6-one
InChI 1/C23H22O6/c1-11(2)16-8-14-15(28-16)6-5-12-22(24)21-13-7-18(25-3)19(26-4)9-17(13)27-10-20(21)29-23(12)14/h5-7,9,16,20-21H,1,8,10H2,2-4H3/t16-,20-,21+/m1/s1
InChIKey JUVIOZPCNVVQFO-HBGVWJBISA-N
Melting Point 165-166°C
Molar Mass 394.41 g/mol
Molecular Formula C23H22O6
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
RTECS Number DJ2800000
Synonyms Tubatoxin;Paraderil;(-)-Rotenone;[1]Benzopyrano[3,4-b]furo[2,3-h][1]benzopyran-6(6aH)-one,1,2,12,12a-tetrahydro-8,9-dimethoxy-2-(1-methylethenyl)-, (2R,6aS,12aS)-;Rotenone