Parathion

CAS RN:56-38-2

Stability / Shelf Life

Stable in distilled water in acid soln; hydrolyzed in presence of alkaline material & slowly decomp in air.
Temperatures above 100 deg C (212 deg F) may cause decomposition so that containers may burst.
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