dinocap

Chinese: 消螨普French: dinocap (n.m.)Russian: динокап


Status: ISO 1750 (published)
PIN: 2,6-dinitro-4-octanylphenyl and 2,4-dinitro-6-octanylphenyl esters of (2E)-but-2-enoic acid in which “octanyl” is a mixture of octan-2-yl, octan-3-yl and octan-4-yl groups
IUPAC: (RS)-2,6-dinitro-4-octylphenyl crotonates and (RS)-2,4-dinitro-6-octylphenyl crotonates in which “octyl” is a mixture of 1-methylheptyl, 1-ethylhexyl and 1-propylpentyl groups
CAS: 2(or 4)-isooctyl-4,6(or 2,6)-dinitrophenyl (2E)-2-butenoate
Reg. No.: 39300-45-3
Formula: C18H24N2O6
Activity: acaricides (dinitrophenol acaricides)
fungicides (dinitrophenol fungicides)
Notes: The name “DPC” is approved by the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
The components of dinocap have BSI common names, dinocap-4 and dinocap-6.
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
Pronunciation: -nō-kǎp  Guide to British pronunciation

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names