CAS RN:141-66-2

Major Uses

For dicrotophos (USEPA/OPP Pesticide Code:035201 ACTIVE products with label matches. /SRP: Registered for use in the U.S. but approved pesticide uses may change periodically and so federal, state and local authorities must be consulted for currently approved uses./
For coffee borer and cotton, rice, tea, and vegetable pests.
Dicrotophos is a contact, systemic acaricide/insecticide registered for use on cotton ... . The only dicrotophos end-use formulation currently registered is a water-miscible formulation (Bidrin) which may be applied foliarly to established cotton plants or used as a tree injection treatment for ornamental and non-food producing trees. At this time products containing dicrotophos are registered for occupational use only. It is classified as Restricted Use and may be purchased and used only by certified applicators or persons under their direct supervision.
Classified for restricted use and limited to use by or under the direct supervision of a certified applicator. Formulation: All liquid formulations 8% and greater; Use Pattern: All uses; Classification: Restricted; Criteria Influencing Restriction: Acute dermal toxicity; residue effects on avian species (except for tree injections).
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