The following alerts are based on the data in the tables below. An absence of an alert does not imply the substance has no implications for human health, biodiversity or the environment but just that we do not have the data to form a judgement.
Ecotoxicity High alert: Fish acute ecotoxicity: High; Fish chronic ecotoxicity: High; Daphnia acute ecotoxicity: High; Daphnia chronic ecotoxicity: High; Bees acute contact ecotoxicity: High
Human health Moderate alert: Mammals acute toxicity: Moderate
Use to control insect pests on domestic pets and pet bedding
Introduction & key dates
Examples of species treated
Prallethrin is a complex chiral molecule. The technical material is an isomeric mixture of 8 stereoisomers but consists mainly of [1R,trans; S] and [1R,cis; S] isomers in a ratio of approximately 4:1..
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