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metaldehyde

[me′tal·də‚hīd]
(organic chemistry)
(CH3CHO)n White acetaldehyde-polymer prisms; soluble in organic solvents, insoluble in water; used as a pesticide or fuel.
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Elizabeth Mauser and Rene Doerfelt, decided to test hemodialysishemoperfusion, the same technique used to remove kidney toxins from blood, to treat metaldehyde toxicity in dogs.
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Speaking to Gulf News, Gubran emphasised that Strychnine is a pesticide that has been banned by the Ministry of Environment and Water, while Metaldehyde is a restricted molluscicide -- not pesticide -- that is used against slugs, snails and other gastropod pests.
Chemical control measures for slugs are limited to a metaldehyde bait.
The world is 'as good as its word,' where the word is 'Metaldehyde'; the 'active ingredient' of existence is the poison at the centre of human nature.
The use of composted householdawaste meets a real need in certain member states, and this product is strictly regulated as regards the origin ofathe waste, the operation of the collection system, whichamust have been accepted by the member state, and the maximum content of heavy metals, such as copper and its compounds, or of pyrethroids (deltamethrin and lambdacyhalothrin), iron phosphates and metaldehyde, without prejudice toaany other requirements for use of such product in general farming.
Metaldehyde is deadly bait in dust or pellet form, but only use a chemical control in the most extreme of infestations.
Beer traps, handpicking, and bait containing metaldehyde or mesurol are all effective in slug-prone plantings.
Current practice for slug control now relies on just two active ingredients, metaldehyde and ferric phosphate, delivered as pelleted baits in the field.
The metaldehyde product was slightly slower acting, but nearly all slugs were dead by the following d.