profenofos technical

Profenofos is a broad spectrum, foliar insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action. It is non-systemic but has an excellent translaminar action. It is effective against a wide range of chewing & sucking insects and mites on Cotton, Rice, Maize, Sugar beet, Soybeans, Vegetables, Tobacco, Oil seeds and other crops.

Physical and Chemical Properties

Chemical name

Profenofos Technical


94.00% Min

Water Content

0.20% Max

Chemical Family Organophosphate
IUPAC Name O-4-bromo-2-chlorophenyl O-ethyl S-propyl phosphorothioate
Empirical formula C11H15Br ClO3PS
C.A.S. No 41198 - 08 -7
Structural Formula
Molecular Weight 373.6
Appearance Pale yellow liquid
Odour Garlic like
Specific gravity 1.455 at 20O C
Boiling point


Flash point 124°C
Route Species LD50 Mg/Kg of B/w
Oral Rat 695
Dermal Rabbit




Packing 200 Ltr UN approved Drums
Formulation Available

50%EC, 43% EC, 72% EC

Profenofos 40% + Cypermethrin 4% EC

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