carbofuran


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carbofuran

[‚kär·bō′fyu̇r‚än]
(organic chemistry)
C12H15NO3 A white solid with a melting point of 150-152°C; soluble in water; used as an insecticide, miticide, and nematicide in many crops.
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stephensi in most of the insecticide-resistant strains used with prominent observable in chloropyrifos and carbofuran resistant strains.
A single grain of carbofuran can kill a bird and a quarter teaspoon can be fatal to humans.
The plants produced in vitro were then transplanted into pots containing a substrate composed of a mixture of sand and compost (v/v) previously sterilized (121 [degrees]C, 1 hour) and to which one adds carbofuran and lannate 90.
A dead falcon was found to contain traces of the heavily toxic, banned insecticide Carbofuran.
Examples of pesticide active ingredients responsible for poisoning Organophosphates Methyl parathion Ethal parathion Malathion Diazinon Fenthion Dichlorvos Chlorpyrifos Trichlorfon Anticoagulants Brodifacoum Difethialone Chlorofacinone Coumachlor Difenacoum Diphacinone Warfarin Pyrethroids Allethrin Bifenthrin Cypermeter Permethrin Deltamethrin Organochlorines Lindane (lice shampoo) Carbamates Aldicarb Carbofuran Oxamyl Methomyl Formetanate Methiocarb Aminocarb Mecarbam Bendiocarb Propoxur Herbicides Glysophate Atrazine Nicosulfuran Fenoxaprop Alachlor Pendimethalin Halosulfuran-methyl Paraquat Triclopyr Clopyralid Picloram N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide (DEET- mosquito repellent)
Carbofuran and wildlife poisoning; global perspectives and forensic approaches.
a pounds 1,000 reward has been offered to catch the killers, who used banned pesticide carbofuran.
Determination of carbofuran by on-line immunoaffinity chromatography with coupled-column liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry.
To make this determination, the EPA relied on a new worst-case groundwater model and assumed the admittedly unlikely event "that 100 percent of crops that could be treated with carbofuran would be so treated.
Characterization and growth response of bacteria in soil following application of carbofuran.
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