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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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.
Mucho mas critica es la utilizacion de carbofuran, (Tablas III y IV) cuyos devastadores efectos sobre la salud humana y el ambiente han sido reportados para otros paises de America (McConell y Huskra, 1993; Castillo et al.
Brodjonegoro said under the regulation, cosmetics and pharmaceutical feedstock like propane, ethylene, hydroquinone, hydantoin and carbofuran, would be exempted from import duty.
The lawsuit asks a judge to block the EPA's authorization of the use of six insecticides: the organophosphates diazinon, malathion and chlorpyrifos; and the carbamates carbaryl, carbofuran and methomyl.
The chemical trading as Furadan but well-known scientifically as carbofuran was on sale in Kenya until late 2009.
In Kerry, gardai have begun searching farms, after the illegal poison carbofuran was found in the dead bird's system.
319 actinomycetes isolated from saline soil were inoculated on sterile nutrient agar supplement with 20[micro]g /ml carbofuran.
Se les aplico una sola dosis, comparandosele con tres testigos: absoluto (agua destilada), comercial (carbofuran al 1%m/v, en agua) y relativo (producto formulado, pero sin el extracto de ruda); el carbofuran (Furadan, FMC Corp.
Antes y despues de levantar los canteros o camellones, se aplico por aspersion al suelo insecticida carbofuran, a una dosis equivalente a 10 L x [ha.
Para el estudio se realizo una siembra nueva de cormos de platano tipo Dominico Harton, de aproximadamente 500 g de peso, tratados de manera uniforme con una solucion de Carbofuran (5 ml/l) y Carbendazim (3 ml/l) durante 15 min.
As many as 50 different kinds of insecticides were found, including methamidophos and carbofuran, which are highly toxic and banned for use by Chinese authorities, Greenpeace said in a statement.
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