azinphos-methyl


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azinphos-methyl

an organophosphorus, nonsystemic insecticide and acaricide. Poisoning with the compound causes typical signs for organophosphates.
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The publications predominantly covered organophosphate insecticides, such as chlorpyrifos (n = 19), azinphos-methyl (n = 14), phosmet (n = 13), and diazinon (n = 12), as well as common agricultural herbicides such as 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) (n = 9) and atrazine (n = 8); only 3 studies included fungicides (see Supplemental Material, Table S1).
They were: dimethomorph, fenhexamid, quinoxyfen, cyprodinil, [lambda]-cyhalothrin, pyrimethanil, fludioxonil, azinphos-methyl, and pirimiphos-methyl.
Another insecticide commonly used in apple and cherry orchards - azinphos-methyl, or AZM - has been challenged in court by farm worker organizations who contend it's sickening workers.
Fresh spinetoram and azinphos-methyl aged 7 or 14 d caused similar mortality, but aged spinetoram and spinosad caused lower mortality than azinphos-methyl.
Using this correlation, Cook could deduce the concentration of the pesticide Azinphos-Methyl in the stream from the contamination found in the fish killed by the run-off.
Fifty-six percent of the children had test results indicating that exposures to azinphos-methyl, a chemical used to treat apple orchards, might exceed federal levels.
The rule also lowers the annual maximum allowable application rates of azinphos-methyl that farmers can use per acre.
RESULTS: All 14 pesticides with previous evidence of AR antagonism were confirmed as antiandrogenic in our assay, and 9 previously untested pesticides were identified as antiandrogenic (dimethomorph, fenhexamid, quinoxyfen, cyprodinil, [lembda]-cyhalothrin, pyrimethanil, fludioxonil, azinphos-methyl, pirimiphos-mediyl).
County farmers applied methyl parathion only 10 times and azinphos-methyl 17 times in 1995, the most recent available records show.
The comments followed EPA's announcement that it will cancel most fruit and vegetable uses of methyl parathion (Penncap-M) and that it will change the label for azinphos-methyl (Guthion).