piperonyl butoxide


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piperonyl butoxide

a synergist used with, and as an enhancer for, pyrethrum and rotenone in the control of ectoparasites.
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Can piperonyl butoxide enhance the efficacy of pyrethroids against pyrethroid-resistant Aedes aegypti?
Piperonyl butoxide induces the expression of cytochrome P450 and glutathione S-transferase genes in Drosophila melanogaster.
Deposition of pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide following aerial ultra-low volume applications in the Coachella Valley, California.
Environmental concentrations, fate, and risk assessment of pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide after aerial ultralow-volume applications for adult mosquito management.
For both permethrin and sumithrin, the synergist piperonyl butoxide (P130) is added.
The target analytes were carbaryl, propoxur, chlordane ([alpha] - and [gamma] - isomers), methoxychlor, chlorpyrifos, diazinon, cyfluthrin (four chromatically resolved isomers), cypermethrin (four chromatically resolved isomers), permethrin (cis- and transisomers), piperonyl butoxide, dacthal, simazine, and trifluralin.
The fact sheet they sent said the County sprays Aqua-Reslin, which is 20% permethrin, 20/% piperonyl butoxide, and 60% unidentified ingredients.
The synergists piperonyl butoxide and N-octyl bicycloheptene dicarboximide (commonly known as MGK 264), classified as possible carcinogens by the U.
The unfortunate practice about which I am writing is the excess aerial spraying from trucks of pesticides such as permethrin, sumithrin, DEET and the synergist, PBO or piperonyl butoxide.
Difficulties in distinguishing the effects of metabolites versus parent compounds may have confounded associations observed in many studies of urinary metabolites and neurodevelopment, and very few studies have examined the main effects or effect modification of exposure to piperonyl butoxide, which slows the metabolism of several types of pesticides by inhibiting cytochrome P450 enzymes.