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Aldicarb (Sulfoxide and Sulfone)

  • George W. Ware
Part of the Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology book series (RECT, volume 104)

Abstract

Aldicarb (2-methyl-2-(methylthio) propanal O-[(methylamino) carbonyl] oxime) with the trade name Temik®, is an insecticide, nematicide, and acaricide. Estimated aldicarb production was 3.0 to 4.7 million lb (1.4 to 2.1 million kg)/yr during 1979 to 1981. It is applied both to the soil and directly to plants. Chemical structure and properties appear in Table 1.

Keywords

High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Pesticide Residue Unpublished Report Cholinesterase Activity Union Carbide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George W. Ware
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  1. 1.College of AgricultureUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA

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