An organophosphorous insecticide for use on mushrooms and pot plants, available commercially in the form of granules or concentrated emulsions.
For etiology, clinical features, lesions, treatment and investigations, see Organophosphorous compounds


[toxic.gif] Toxicity
Oral doses in mg/kg or concentrations in mg/l:
LD50 rats 140-200
  chickens 30-60
 
ducks  
 
79
 
quail  
 
84
  pigeons 50
  cats 25-50
LC50 (48 h) fish. 2