An organochlorine insecticide now banned from use and not available in the UK (or in France).
For etiology, clinical features, lesions, treatment and investigations, see Organochlorines


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

LD50 rats 40
  dogs 15
  cats 60
  ducks 30-70
  pheasants 40
  quail 85
  goats 200
  sheep 200
MTD adult cattle 25
  calves 5
  sheep 10
TD adult cattle 35
  calves 10
  sheep 25
  goats 25

Highly toxic to fish