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Document ID (ISN)24756
CIS number 76-467
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Sodium fluoroacetate.
Original title Fluoracétate de sodium. [in French]
Bibliographic information Data sheets on pesticides No.16, World Health Organization, Genève, Switzerland, and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, Roma, Italy, June 1975. 10p. 5 ref.
Abstract Contents of this data sheet: synonyms; selected physical properties; agriculture, horticulture and forestry uses as rodenticide and insecticide, and unintended effects on domestic animals and wildlife; inadvisability of household use; mammalian, human and non-mammalian toxicology; LD50; recommendations: restrictions on availability; transportation and storage; handling; disposal and/or decontamination of containers; selection, training and medical supervision of workers; additional regulations recommended if distributed by aircraft; labelling; precautions in use (threshold limit value, closed systems, forced ventilation, personal protective equipment for mixers and applicators); safe disposal of containers and spillage; emergency aid; medical diagnosis and treatment of poisoning; laboratory methods of detection and analysis, and in cases of poisoning.
Descriptors (primary) WHO; FAO; toxicology; pesticides; sodium fluoroacetate
Descriptors (secondary) disposal of harmful waste; threshold limit values; forestry; transport of materials; storage; crop protection; data sheet; first aid; lethal dose 50; hazard identification; safe working methods; agriculture; medical supervision; warning notices
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Esters and salts
Agricultural chemicals