A dithiocarbamate herbicide and soil fungicide, available commercially in liquid form for mixing with water for irrigation (the compound is related to dichlorvos).
For etiology, clinical features, lesions and treatment, see Carbamates, thiocarbamates and dithiocarbamates .

[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Oral doses in mg/kg or toxic concentrations in mg/l:

LD50 rats 395
LD quail 5000
LC50 (96 h) fish 30