Chemical Summary for Methyl parathion from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of Methyl parathion

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Unclassifiable
Potential
Suspected

Identification and Use of Methyl parathion

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Organophosphorus
Use Type Insecticide, Nematicide
Other Names for this Chemical
(US EPA PC Code ); 053501 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 057 (PDP Code); 298-00-0 (CAS number); 298000; 298000 (CAS number without hyphens); 394 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); Folidol M; Metacide; Metafos; Methyl parathion; METHYL PARATHION (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); Methyl Parathion(Penncap-M); Methyl-parathion; Methyl-parathion (emulsifiable concentrates (EC) with 19.5%, 40%, 50%, 60% active ingredient and dusts containing 1.5%, 2% and 3; Methylparathion; Metilparation; Metron; O,O-Dimethyl O-(4-nitrophenyl) ester phosphorothioic acid; O,O-Dimethyl O-p-nitrophenyl phosphorothioate; O,O-Dimethyl O-p-nitrophenyl thiophosphate; OMS 213; Parathion methyl; Parathion-methyl; Parationa-met’lica; Penncap M; Phosphorothioic acid, O,O-dimethyl O-4-nitrophenyl ester

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