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Isocarbophos Chemical Properties
Isocarbophos Usage And Synthesis
- DescriptionIsocarbophos is a broad-spectrum organophosphorus insecticide used to control a variety of leaf-eating and soil insects on rice, fruit and other crops1-3. It can control various kinds of pests such as aphids, spider mite, borers and leaf rollers. However, it is an insecticide without EU regulatory approval for use. It has a moderate level of water solubility. It has caused environmental pollution in many areas but little is known regarding its environmental fate1-2. It is highly toxic to mammals and also has a high potential for bioaccumulation. It is an acetyl cholinesterase inhibitor and a neurotoxin1.
- Rong, L., et al. "Isolation of an isocarbophos-degrading strain of Arthrobacter sp. scl-2 and identification of the degradation pathway." Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology 19.11(2009):1439.
Isocarbophos Preparation Products And Raw materials