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Oxamyl

General Information

  • Product Names:
  • Chemical Class: N-methyl carbamate
  • Uses: Fungicide to treat vetch, golf course turf, and lawns, controls downy mildew, damping-off, seed rot, and Phytophthora pest species.
  • Alternatives: Organic agriculture
  • Beyond Pesticides rating: Toxic

Health and Environmental Effects

  • Cancer: No
  • Endocrine Disruption: Not documented
  • Reproductive Effects: No
  • Neurotoxicity: Not documented
  • Kidney/Liver Damage: Yes (4)
  • Sensitizer/ Irritant: Yes (8)
  • Birth/Developmental Not documented
  • Detected in Groundwater: Yes (8)
  • Potential Leacher: Not documented
  • Toxic to Birds: Yes (8)
  • Toxic to Fish/Aquatic Organisms: Yes (8)
  • Toxic to Bees: Yes (8)

Additional Information