See All ProductsThiodicarb

Action

Insecticide

Use

For use on barley, cole crops, corn, cotton, dry beans, fruits, grapes, leafy vegetables, oats, rice, sorghum, soybeans, sugarbeets, sunflowers.

Formulation

Aqueous flowable, water dispersible granule, wettable powder, and flowable concentrate for seed treatments.

Identification

Common Name

Thiodicarb (ANSI, ISO, BSI, F-ISO)

Exp. Code Numbers

CGA 45156 (Ciba-Geigy); RH 75992 (Rhone-Poulenc); UC 51762 (Union Carbide)

CAS Code

59669-26-0

Other Code Numbers

AI3-29311; OMS 3026 (WHO); SHA 114501

Chemistry

Compositions

(3EZ,12EZ)-3,7,9,13-tetramethyl-5,11-dioxa-2,8,14-trithia-4,7,9,12-tetraazapentadeca-3,12-diene-6,10-dione (IUPAC); Dimethyl N,N′-[thiobis[(methylimino)carbonyloxy]]bis[ethanimidothioate] (CAS)

Class

Carbamate

Molecular Formula

C10H18N4O4S3

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

carbamates

Mode of Action

Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibitors

Action Group

IRAC Group 1A

Environmental Guidelines

Hazard

Fish: LC50 (96 h) 1.4 mg/l (bluegill sunfish); 3.3 mg/l (rainbow trout). Birds: LD50 2023 mg/kg (Japanese quail); Dietary LC50 5620 mg/kg (mallard ducks) diet. Bee: Moderately toxic as direct treatment; not toxic after spray residues have dried.

Safety Guidelines

Signal Word

WARNING

Toxicity Class

II

Toxicity

(Rat): Oral LD50 66 mg/kg. (Rabbit): Dermal LD50 >2000 mg/kg. (Rat): Inhalation LC50 (4 h) 0.32 mg/l air.