Insecticide - Endosulfan

NOMENCLATURE: Common name endosulfan IUPAC name 6,7,8,9,10,10-hexachloro-1,5,5a,6,9,9a-hexahydro-6,9-methano-2,4,3-benzodioxathiepine-3-oxide Chemical Abstracts name 6,7,8,9,10,10-Hexachloro-1,5,5a,6,9,9a-hexahydro-6,9-methano-2,4,3-benzodioxathiopin-3-oxide CAS RN [115-29-7]

Non-systemic with contact and stomach action, acts as a non-competitive GABA antagonist.


It is used in the control of sucking, chewing and boring insects and mites on a very wide range of crops, including fruit (including citrus), vines, olives, vegetables,ornamentals, potatoes, cucurbits, cotton, tea, coffee,rice, cereals, maize, sorghum, oilseed crops, hops,hazels, sugar cane, tobacco, alfalfa, mushrooms,forestry, glasshouse crops, etc. Also controls tsetse flies.

Production formulation

Endosulfan 96%TC
Endosulfan 35%EC
Endosulfan 50%EC