Other Name: 1-ethynyl-2-methyl-2-pentenyl (1R)-cis-trans-2,2-dimethyl-3-(2-methyl-1-propenyl)cyclopropanecarboxylate; vaporthrin
CAS Number: [ 54406-48-3 ]
Emperithrin is a pyrethroid, broad-spectrum insecticide used in domestic and utility situations, normally those boring flying pests (including moths) and other domestic pests that attach fabrics or textile.
Emperithrin is also called as vaporthrin, this substance have a a high vapor pressure in the normal room termperature, so that it is easy to produce vapor and more. this make killing of pests in an engergy saving way.
Acts on the nervous system of insects, disturbs the function of neurons by interaction with the sodium channel.
Mode of action
Insecticide with contact action. Compared with other pyrethroids, has a high vapour pressure and hence is active against flying insects.
Used as a domestic insecticide, especially against moths, woolly bears and other insects attacking fabrics.
Aerosol; Impregnated material.
|Appearance||slight yellow, oily liquid|
|Acidity (as HCl)||0.2% max.|
|Acetone insoluble matter||0.4% max.|
* Packing: 20kg drums*
GHS complaint Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for commercial product of Empenthrin is available uopn requested.