Methidathion

Methidathion

Methidathion
Names
IUPAC name
3-(dimethoxyphosphinothioylsulfanylmethyl)-5-methoxy-1,3,4-thiadiazol-2-one
Other names
Supracide, Ultracide, Suprathion
Identifiers
 Y
ChEBI  N
ChEMBL  Y
ChemSpider  Y
Jmol-3D images Image
KEGG  Y
PubChem
Properties
C6H11N2O4PS3
Molar mass 302.331 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
 N  (: Y/N?)

Methidathion is an insecticide; its use is banned in the European Community.[1] Residues on common vegetables have been found in Thailand at levels 100 times the legal limit, Thailand routinely uses many pesticides banned in the US and EU and in amounts far exceeding limits.[2]

References

  1. ^ [2]
  2. ^ http://www.nationmultimedia.com/life/The-pesticides-on-our-plates-30188702.html

External links

  • Extoxnet