French: dinocap-6 (n.m.)Russian: динокап-6

Status: BSI
PIN: mixture of rac-2,4-dinitro 6-[(2R)-octan-2-yl]phenyl (2E)-but-2-enoate, rac-2,4-dinitro 6-[(2R)-octan-3-yl]phenyl (2E)-but-2-enoate and rac-2,4-dinitro 6-[(2R)-octan-4-yl]phenyl (2E)-but-2-enoate
IUPAC: (RS)-2,4-dinitro-6-octylphenyl crotonates in which “octyl” is a mixture of 1-methylheptyl, 1-ethylhexyl and 1-propylpentyl groups
CAS: 2-isooctyl-4,6-dinitrophenyl (2E)-2-butenoate
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Formula: C18H24N2O6
Activity: acaricides (dinitrophenol acaricides)
fungicides (dinitrophenol fungicides)
Notes: There is no ISO common name for this substance; the name “dinocap-6” was formerly approved by the British Standards Institution. It is one of the components of dinocap.
The most active component is (RS)-2-(1-methylheptyl)-4,6-dinitrophenyl (2E)-2-butenoate [131-72-6], which has the ISO common name meptyldinocap.
Structure: Structural formula of dinocap-6
Pronunciation: -nō-kǎp sǐks  Guide to British pronunciation

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