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Product Name: 2% ethyl parathion dust

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Identifying information, including U.S. EPA registration number, product registration status, formulation and warning label, as well as links to sources of product labels and MSDS information.
Summary of the toxicity properties of each active ingredient and the percent of each active ingredient in the product.
Approved uses for the product by general use type, pest, and crop or location.
Product registration history, including initial date registered, date cancelled (if applicable), and date registration was transferred (if applicable).
Name, address, and identifying number of the company that registered the product. Name and address of the agent, if applicable.
Complete list of names under which this product is sold. Often a company will register a single product and then sell the same product under many different brand names. The 'Distributor Name' list is a complete list of these names.

Product Identification for 2% ethyl parathion dust

Basic Identification Information About This Product
MSDS and Product Label
U.S. EPA Product Reg No
Product Registration Status
Acute Hazard Warning Label
Restricted Use Product
PAN Bad Actor Product:
No. of names this product is sold under
2 Warning
Not Listed
1 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for 2% ethyl parathion dust

Summary Toxicity Information for the Active Ingredients in this Product
For detailed chemical information click on the chemical names below

Active Ingredients
Chemical Name
Percent Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Parathion 2.00 %
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page for each active ingredient.

Other Ingredients in this Product

By U.S. law, only active ingredients (AIs) are reported. In addition to active ingredients, pesticide products may contain one or more "inert" ingredients. Many "inert" ingredients in current use have known adverse human and environmental effects.

U.S. EPA statement on inerts      U.S. EPA list of inerts     NCAP Inerts Report (pdf)


Historic Uses in the U.S. for 2% ethyl parathion dust

Note! This product is now cancelled, when it was registered it was used for the following:


Insecticide , Miticide



Crops and Locations

Melons (foliar treatment) , Cabbage (foliar treatment) , Collards (foliar treatment) , Lettuce (foliar treatment) , Beans (foliar treatment) , Mustard (foliar treatment) , Peas (foliar treatment) , Turnips (foliar treatment)

U.S. Product Registration History for 2% ethyl parathion dust

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
Apr 16, 1981  
Cancellation Date:
Jul 1, 1987  
Cancel/Transfer Reason:
Generic data exemption call-in

Company and Agent Information for 2% ethyl parathion dust

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Chem-nut, inc
800 business park dr., hwy. 82 west
Leesburg, GA 31763
Company Number: 037686
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for 2% ethyl parathion dust

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
2% ethyl parathion dust Chem-nut, inc Parent Product Apr 16, 1981 Jul 1, 1987
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