Pirimiphos-methyl is a rapid-acting organophosphorus insecticide and acaricide, causing inhibition of AChE in target organisms.
Pirimiphos-methyl is often used for prevention and control of beetles, snout beetles, moths and Ephestia cautella during storage of agricultural
grains. For research use only. We do not sell to patients.
Pirimiphos-methyl. CAS No. 29232-93-7. General Information.
The chemical 2-(diethylamino)-6-methylpyrimidin-4-ol/one is a metabolite of the organophosphorus insecticide pirimiphos-methyl,
which has limited applications for control of beetles, weevils, and moths on stored grain products such as corn, sorghum, and seed.
Pirimiphos-methyl is a post-harvest insecticide used on stored corn and sorghum grain and seed, incorporated into cattle ear tags,
and used for the fogging treatment of iris bulbs.
It is used to control various insects such as mealy bugs and mites (on iris bulbs), horn and face
Pirimiphos-methyl is the active ingredient in a number of insecticides used to control insect pests in stored cereal grain, seeds and peanuts.
pirimiphos-methyl as the insecticide which contains 500 g/l pirimiphos-methyl as a emulsifiable concentrate.
||O-[2-(diethylamino)-6-methyl-4-pyrimidinyl] O,O-dimethyl phosphorothioate
||50%EC, 55% EC
||386.5 °C at 760 mm Hg
||10ML ~200L for liquid formulations, 1G~25KG for solid formulations
Control of a wide range of insects and mites in warehouses, stored grain, animal houses,
domestic and industrial premises; chewing insects, sucking insects,boring insects,
and mites on vegetables, ornamentals, bulb flowers,sugar cane, maize, sorghum,
rice, citrus and other fruit, olives, vines,alfalfa, cereals, etc.; and glasshouse
pests (especially whitefly, thrips, mealybugs, aphids, and mites) on tomatoes,
cucumbers, capsicums, aubergines, and other glasshouse crops.