is virtually the same as Chlorpyrifos...just not as many Carbons and
Hydrogens in the molecule, the full IUPAC name is as follows:
The structure is slightly different as
it is dimethyl as opposed to diethyl. Methyl means that it based on
a methane molecule to start with which has the structure CH4.
Diethyl means that the structure is based
on ethane; H3C-CH3
The LD50 for both rat and mouse is..1000 mg/kg.
All the comments on the
Chlorpyrifos page apply....
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