Dinex; 2-Cyclohexyl-4,6-dinitrofenol [Dutch]; 2-Cyclohexyl-4,6-dinitrophenol; 4,6-Dinitro-o-cyclohexylphenol; 6-Cicloesil-2,4-dinitr-fenolo [Italian]; 6-Cyclohexyl-2,4-dinitrophenol; DN; DN (pesticide); DN 1; DNOCHP; Dinex; Dinitro-o-cyclohexylphenol; Dinitro-ortho-cyclohexylphenol; Dinitrocyclohexylphenol; Dn Dry Mix No. 1; Dn Dust No. 12; Dowspray 17; Dry mix No. 1; Pedinex [French]; Phenol, 2-cyclohexyl-4,6-dinitro-; Phenol, 6-cyclohexyl-2,4-dinitro-; SN 46; [ChemIDplus] UN2588
Yellow solid; [CAMEO] Yellow crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]
Used as an insecticide (control of red mites on citrus) and molluscide; [HSDB]
A skin irritant; Dinex is 2.5 times more potent in killing snails than Dinoseb; [HSDB] "Liver damage, metabolic stimulant, dermatitis, dilation of pupils." [CAMEO] Toxic by inhalation, ingestion, and skin contact; [eChemPortal: ESIS] See "Dinoseb."
4.19E-08 mm Hg
Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion
Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent:
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: