Methiocarb


Methiocarb
Methiocarb
Identifiers
CAS number 2032-65-7 YesY
PubChem 16248 YesY
ChemSpider 15417 YesY
EC number 217-991-2
KEGG C18651 YesY
MeSH Methiocarb
ChEBI CHEBI:38508 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL1076495 YesY
Beilstein Reference 1881431
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Properties
Molecular formula C11H15NO2S
Molar mass 225.31 g mol−1
Hazards
Main hazards Skin irritant, carcinogenic, neurotoxin
 YesY (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Methiocarb is a chemical mainly used as a bird repellent, as a insecticide[1] and as molluscicide.[2] It is toxic to humans, not listed as a carcinogen,[3] is toxic to reproductive organs, and a potent neurotoxin.[3] Methiocarb can also cause acute toxicity in humans if anyone is exposed to it for long periods of time.[3] Methiocarb is also a known poison to water organisms.[3]

References

  1. ^ alanwood.net
  2. ^ Glen, D; Orsman, I (1986). "Comparison of molluscicides based on metaldehyde, methiocarb or aluminium sulphate". Crop Protection 5: 371. doi:10.1016/0261-2194(86)90067-0. 
  3. ^ a b c d pesticideinfo.org