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Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins - Identification, toxicity, use, water pollution potential, ecological toxicity and regulatory information

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Identifying information, including synonyms, ID numbers, use type, chemical classification, a link to a list of all products containing this chemical and a list of the top crops this pesticide is used on in California.
Signs and symptoms of poisoning, first aid, and links to treatment information for this chemical.
Link to information on toxicity to humans, including carcinogenicity, reproductive and developmental toxicity, neurotoxicity, and acute toxicity.
Links to world-wide registration status as well as regulatory information for the U.S. and California.
Water quality standards and physical properties affecting water contamination potential.
Toxicity to aquatic organisms.
List of chemicals in the same family, including breakdown products, salts, esters, isomers, and other derivatives.
 

Chemical Identification and Use for Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins

Basic Identification Information About This Chemical
Chemical Name: Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins
CAS Number: 8003-34-7
U.S. EPA PC Code: 069002
CA DPR Chem Code:
Molecular Weight: 0
Use Type: Insecticide
Chem Class: Botanical , Pyrethroid
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Additional Resources About This Chemical Class and Use Type
 
Other Names for this Chemical
About Chemical Synonyms
(US EPA PC Code ) , 069002 (US EPA PC Code Text ) , 8003-34-7 (CAS number) , 8003-34-7 (CAS Reg. No. , Pyrethrins and pyrethroids ) , 8003347 (CAS number without hyphens) , Ground Pyrethrum (other than pyrethrins) , Pyrethrins and Pyrethroids , Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins , Pyrethrumpowderotherthanpyrethrins
 
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Signs and Symptoms of Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Poisoning

NOTE! There may be other diseases and chemicals that have similar symptoms.

If you have a poisoning emergency in the United States call 1-800-222-1222.
If the victim has collapsed or is unconscious, call 911.

Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins is a Pyrethrum or Pyrethrin compound.

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Symptoms of Poisoning with Pyrethrum or Pyrethrin Compounds
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- Irritation of skin, eyes and respiratory tract.
- Sensitizer.
- May cause allergic reactions.

Source for Group Symptoms: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisoning, 5th edition, U.S. EPA, Chapter 7.

Treatment for Pyrethrum or Pyrethrin Poisoning

See: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisoning, 5th edition, U.S. EPA, Chapter 7, page 69.

 
Symptoms of Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Exposure from the International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC)

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Route of Exposure

Symptoms

First Aid

Inhalation Headache. Nausea. Vomiting. Fresh air rest. Refer for medical attention.
Skin Redness. Pain. Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap.
Eyes Redness. Pain. First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible) then take to a doctor.
Ingestion Numbness of tongue and lips. Excitation. Convulsions. Tetanic paralysis. Muscular fibrillation. Death from respiratory failure. Give a slurry of activated charcoal in water to drink. Refer for medical attention.
Notes for ICSC Information
Pyrethrum is a mixture of pyrethrin I and II cinerin I and II and jasmolin I and II. Immediate administration of an appropriate inhalation therapy by a doctor or a person authorized by him/her should be considered. The symptoms of asthma often do not become manifest until a few hours have passed and they are aggravated by physical effort. Rest and medical observation are therefore essential. Anyone who has shown symptoms of asthma due to this substance should avoid all further contact. Carrier solvents used in commercial formulations may change physical and toxicological properties. Do NOT take working clothes home.
 

Toxicity Information for Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins

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Summary Toxicity Information

PAN Bad Actor
Chemical
1
Acute
Toxicity
2
Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Inhibitor
Ground
Water Contaminant
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Endocrine
Disruptor
Not Listed Moderate
No
 
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence summary assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page.
1. PAN Bad Actors are chemicals that are one or more of the following: highly acutely toxic, cholinesterase inhibitor, known/probable carcinogen, known groundwater pollutant or known reproductive or developmental toxicant. NOTE! Because there are no authoritative lists of Endocrine Disrupting (ED) chemicals, EDs are not yet considered PAN Bad Actor chemicals.
2. The acute toxicity reported on this page is of the pure chemical ingredient only and may not reflect the acute toxicity of individual pesticide products. To view acute toxicity of individual products, click on 'View Products' link in the 'Chemical Identification' section above.

Detailed Toxicity Information

This Chemical
Parent Chemical 
Acute Toxicity 2
Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Pyrethrins
WHO Acute Hazard
TRI Acute Hazard
Material Safety Data Sheets
Acute rating from U.S. EPA product label
U.S. NTP Acute Toxicity Studies
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Cholinesterase Inhibitor
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Available
Moderately Toxic
No NTP Studies

No
II, Moderately Hazardous
Not Listed
Not Available
Slightly Toxic
No NTP Studies

No
2. The acute toxicity reported on this page is of the pure chemical ingredient only and may not reflect the acute toxicity of individual pesticide products. To view acute toxicity of individual products, click on 'View Products' link in the 'Chemical Identification' section above.
 
Cancer Information
Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Pyrethrins
IARC Carcinogens
U.S. NTP Carcinogens
California Prop 65 Known Carcinogens
U.S. EPA Carcinogens
TRI Carcinogen
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Likely (high doses), Not likely (low doses)
Not Listed
 
Endocrine Disruption
Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Pyrethrins
Illinois EPA list
Keith list
Colborn list
Benbrook list
Danish Inert list
EU list
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity
Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Pyrethrins
CA Prop 65 Developmental Toxin
U.S. TRI Developmental Toxin
CA Prop 65 Female Reproductive Toxin
CA Prop 65 Male Reproductive Toxin
U.S. TRI Reproductive Toxin
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Chemicals of Special Concern
Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Pyrethrins
PAN Bad Actors
PAN Dirty Dozen list
Not Listed
Not Listed
Yes
Not Listed
 

Water Pollution Potential and Criteria for Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins

Water Pollution Potential

This Chemical
Parent Chemical
  Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins Pyrethrins
PAN Ground Water Contaminant Rating Insufficient Data Insufficient Data
 

Sorry, no water quality standards or criteria have been established for this chemical by the U.S. or Canadian governments; however, there may be criteria established for related chemicals.

 

Regulatory Information for Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins

International Regulatory Status

This Chemical
Parent Chemical 
 
UNEP Persistent Organic Pollutant (POP)
UNEP Prior Informed Consent Chemical (PIC)
WHO Obsolete Pesticide
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 

U.S. and California Regulatory Status

U.S. EPA Registered
U.S. EPA Hazardous Air Pollutant
U.S. EPA Minimum Risk Pesticide (25b list)

CA Registered
CA Groundwater Contaminant
CA Toxic Air Contaminant
No
Not Listed
No

No
Not Listed
Not Listed
Yes
Not Listed
No

Yes
Not Listed
Not Listed
 

Maximum Tolerance and Residue Levels

Codex Alimentarius
   (UN FAO Maximum Residue Limits)
U.S. Maximum Tolerance Levels
European Union Maximum Residue Levels
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Ecotoxicity for Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins

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Aquatic Ecotoxicity

All Toxic Effects for Organism Group
Organism Group Effects Noted
Crustaceans Mortality
Fish Mortality
Insects Behavior, Mortality, Population
Molluscs Intoxication
Zooplankton Intoxication, Mortality
~ Un-Assigned Mortality
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Summary of Acute Toxicity for Organism Group
Organism Group Average Acute Toxicity Acute Toxicity Range
Crustaceans Very Highly Toxic Very Highly Toxic
Fish Very Highly Toxic Very Highly Toxic
Insects Highly Toxic High to Very High Toxicity
Zooplankton Very Highly Toxic Very Highly Toxic
~ Un-Assigned Very Highly Toxic Very Highly Toxic
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Terrestrial Ecotoxicity

Summary of Acute Toxicity for Organism Group

Sorry, no honeybee acute toxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

Note: Population-level effects on honeybees may occur even if a pesticide has low acute toxicity. For example, certain pesticides interfere with honeybee reproduction, ability to navigate, or temperature regulation, any of which can have an effect on long-term survival of honeybee colonies. The neonicotinoids, pyrethroids and keto-enol pesticides are some types of pesticides causing one or more of these effects.
Honeybee Chronic Toxicity

Sorry, no honeybee chronic toxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

Related Chemicals for Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins

CAS Number Relation Reason Chemical Name Chem Detail Symptoms California Use Chem Use Type U.S. EPA Reg PAN Bad Actor
121-21-1 Parent P Pyrethrins View View View Insecticide Yes Yes
39924-52-2 Related ()-Methyl jasmonate View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
25402-06-6 Related 11 Cinerin I View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
121-20-0 Related 11 Cinerin II View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
4466-14-2 Related 11 Jasmolin I View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
1172-63-0 Related 11 Jasmolin II View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
488-10-8 Related 11 Jasmone View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
158474-72-7 Related P Prohydrojasmon View View View No Not Listed
Related 17 Pyrethrin coils View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
121-21-1 Related 11 Pyrethrin I View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
121-29-9 Related 11 Pyrethrin II View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
68648-44-2 Related 11 Pyrethrins and pyrethroids, manufg. Residues View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
Related 8,11 Pyrethrins, other related View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
Related 11 Pyrethrum narc View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
8003-34-7 Related 11 Pyrethrum powder other than pyrethrins View View View Insecticide No Not Listed
 
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