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Synonyms: E)-N1-[(6-chloro-3-pyridyl)methyl]-N2-cyano-N1-methylacetamidine (IUPAC)

CAS No.: 135410-20-7

Molecular Weight: 222

Molecular Formula: C10H11ClN4

Structural Formula:Acetamiprid

Form: White crystals.
M.p.: 98.9 °C
V.p.: <1 × 10-3 mPa (25 °C)
S.g.: 1.330 (20 °C)
Solubility: water 4250 mg/l (25 °C). Soluble in acetone, ethanol, methanol, dichloromethane, acetonitrile, chloroform and tetrahydrofuran.
Stability: Stable in buffered solutions at pH 4 to 7. Degraded slowly at 45 deg.C and pH 9. Stable under sunlight.


Acetamiprid is an agonist of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor, affecting synapses in insect central nervous system. Mode of action is systemic insecticide with translaminar activity and with contact and stomach action. Used for control of hemiptera, especially aphids, thysanoptera and lepidoptera by soil and foliar application on a wide range of crops.


95% TC, 20%SL, 20%SP, EC

Standard Packaging

Drum, Bottle, Pouch

Retail packaging for acetamiprid

Risks and Safety Information

Class 6.1, Toxic

Oral Acute oral LD50 (male rats) 217, (female rats) 146. Non-irritating to skin and eyes (rabbits). Not a skin sensitiser (guinea pigs). Birds LD50 mallard ducks 98, bobwhite quail 180 mg/kg.

Bees LD50 (oral) 14.5 μg/bee; (contact) 8.1 μg/bee (EU Rev. Rep.). Other beneficial spp. Harmful to some beneficial arthropod species. For more information, please see MSDS

Warning Toxic

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