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.
Human health High alert: Acetyl cholinesterase inhibitor
Warning: Significant data are missing
A largely obsolete substance that has been shown to control mites and other livestock pests
Considered obsolete but may be available in some countries
Introduction & key dates
Examples of species treated
Quintiofos is a chiral molecule occurring in both the S- and R-forms.
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