Insecticide - Profenofos

NOMENCLATURE Common name profenofos (BSI,E-ISO,(m) F-ISO,ANSI,ESA) IUPAC name O-4-bromo-2-chlorophenyl O-ethyl S-propyl phosphorothioate Chemical Abstracts name O-(4-bromo-2-chlorophenyl) O-ethyl S-propyl phosphorothioate CAS RN [41198-08-7]


Non-systemic insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action. Exhibits a translaminar effect. Has ovicidal properties.


Control of insects (particularly Lepidoptera) and mites on cotton, maize, sugar beet, soya beans, potatoes, vegetables, tobacco, and other crops, at 250-1000 g/h

Production formulation

Profenofos 50%EC
Profenofos 40%EC