propoxur

propoxur

a carbamate insecticide used widely on companion animals to control ectoparasites.
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Tenders are invited for Propoxur 20 Percent Ec Chemical Composition : 1.
The biopsied area was closed with surgical sutures, and cleaned with betadine topical solution and Negasunt spray (Coumaphos 30 g, Propoxur 20 g, and Sulfanilamide 50 g/kg; Bayer Korea, Korea) and Pink spray (10 mg mercuric oxide yellow and 1 mg prednisolone/kg; Komipharm International, Siheung, Korea).
14, 20) One Ppapatasi population collected from the Surogia village in Sudan demonstrated significant resistance to malathion and propoxur in laboratory bioassays, and the observation was also supported by reduced inhibition of acetylcholinesterase by these organophosphate insecticides.
They were assayed against DDT, deltamethrin, fenitrothion and propoxur using the standard WHO bioassay technique for testing the susceptibility of adult anopheline mosquitoes.
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.
EPA to approve the use of the pesticide propoxur for use on bed bugs, citing a dire infestation of the insects within the state.
Jeanne Schmidt (R-OH), has also called upon EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson to immediately permit the use of the insecticide Propoxur to treat bed bug infestations.
Dale Mallory intend to hold a news conference Tuesday to renew their call for the Environmental Protection Agency to approve the use of Propoxur, a chemical pesticide.
Induction of chromosomal aberrations by propoxur in mouse bone marrow cells.
culicifacies to other insecticides, namely DDT, malathion, fenitrothion, bendiocarb and propoxur are given in Table III.
Many of these products do their jobs handsomely, but two of the most egregious chemicals widely used in flea collars, tetrachlorvinphos and propoxur, have been shown to cause damage to our brains and nervous systems, and are known human carcinogens.