Chemical Summary for Diatomaceous earth from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of Diatomaceous earth

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Slight
No

Identification and Use of Diatomaceous earth

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Inorganic
Use Type Insecticide, Molluscicide
Other Names for this Chemical
(US EPA PC Code ); 072605 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 195 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 61790-53-2 (CAS number); 61790532 (CAS number without hyphens); 7631869; Celite; Celite ( CAS 61790-53-2 ); Diatomaceous earth; Diatomaceous earth ( CAS 61790-53-2 ); DIATOMACEOUS EARTH (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); Diatomaceous earth (less than 1% crystalline silica) [Kieselguhr; Diatomite]; Diatomaceousearth; Diatomejord; Kieselguhr; Kieselguhr (aka Diatomaceous earth); kieselguhr (diatomaceous earth); Kieselgur; Silica; Silica (crystalline free); Silicon dioxide; SILICON DIOXIDE (PRESENT AS 100% DIATOMACEOUS EARTH) - SALT WATER FOSSILS; Silicon dioxide fresh water fossils; Silicon dioxide salt water fossils; Terra Diatom‡cea; TerraDiatom‡cea

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