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Carbaryl

General Information

  • Fact Sheet: Carbaryl.pdf
  • Product Names:
  • Chemical Class: Carbamate insecticide
  • Uses: Agriculture fruit and nut trees, many types of fruit and vegetables, and grain crops; ornamental, turf and golf courses, residential lawns
  • Alternatives: Organic agriculture, Organic lawn care
  • Beyond Pesticides rating: Toxic

Health and Environmental Effects

  • Cancer: Likely (16)
  • Endocrine Disruption: Yes (36)
  • Reproductive Effects: Yes (13)
  • Neurotoxicity: Yes (8)
  • Kidney/Liver Damage: Yes (4)
  • Sensitizer/ Irritant: Yes (4)
  • Birth/Developmental Yes (6)
  • Detected in Groundwater: Yes (4)
  • Potential Leacher: Yes (4)
  • Toxic to Birds: Not documented
  • Toxic to Fish/Aquatic Organisms: Yes (4)
  • Toxic to Bees: Yes (8)

Additional Information