bifenthrin, 联苯菊酯 other name: (2-methyl[1,1'-biphenyl]-3-yl)methyl 3-(2-chloro-3,3,3-trifluoro-1-propenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate

CAS No.: [82657-04-3 ]

Molecular Formula: C23H22ClF3O2

Bifenthrin is an insecticide in the pyrethroid family. Pyrethroids are manmade versions of pyrethrins, which come from chrysanthemum flowers.

Bifenthrin is used on various agricultural crops and in homes. 

Bifenthrin interferes with the nervous system of insects when they eat or touch it. It's more toxic to insects than it is to people because insects have lower body temperatures and smaller body size.

Insecticides contains active ingredient of bifenthrin have typical lable indicating as these:

  • Controls listed Insects and Mites on Trees, Shrubs, Flowering Plants, Non-Bearing Fruit and Nut Trees, and Flowers
  • Controls Pests Indoors and Outdoors on Residential, Institutional, Public, Commercial, and Industrial Buildings, and Lawns, Ornamentals, Parks, Recreational Areas and Athletic Fields.
  • For Use in Interiorscapes including Hotels, Shopping Malls, and Office Buildings
  • For Use in Outdoor Plantscapes including Residential Dwellings, Parks, Institutional Buildings,
  • Recreational Areas, Athletic Fields, and Home Lawns
  • Prevents and Controls Termites in and around Structures and Constructions
  • Prevents and Controls Ticks (including ticks that may transmit Lyme Disease and Rocky
  • Mountain Spotted Fever
  • For the Control of Deer ticks (Ixodes sp.)

Acts on the nervous system of insects, disturbs the function of neurons by interaction with the sodium channel.

Mode of actionbifenthrin, foliar pests
Contact and stomach action.

Effective against a broad range of foliar pests, including Coleoptera, Diptera, Heteroptera, Homoptera, Lepidoptera and Orthoptera; it also controls some species of Acarina. Crops include cereals, citrus, cotton, fruit, grapes, ornamentals and vegetables. Rates range from 5 g/ha against Aphididae in cereals to 45 g/ha against Aphididae and Lepidoptera in top fruit.

Formulation types EC; GR; SC; UL; WP.

Our Technical Material (TC) of Bifenthrin have the specification as per GB 22619-2008

Items Specification
Appearance White to light brown solid
Assay Content 96% min.
Water 1.0% max.
Acidity (as H2SO4) 0.3% max.
Acetone Insoluble matter 0.3% max.

GHS complaint Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for commercial product of Bifenthrin is available uopn requested.