PESTICIDE # 1 TEST KIT
 
PESTICIDE # 2TEST KIT
 
PESTICIDE # 3TEST KIT
25 Vials $105
 
25 Vials $105
 
25 Vials $105
PE 1 2,4,5-T /Dioxin / CAS 93-76-5
Organochloride; on the EU List of 129; International Pesticide Network wishes to stop use; use being phased out; possibly carcinogenic to humans; herbicide; component of `Agent Orange´ (defoliant) in Vietnam war, during this war the US military droped 40 million kilogram on Vietnam; probably carcinogenic in humans; still in use from railway companies as a herbicide on the railway.

PE 2 Aldicarb / Temik/ CAS 116-06-3
International Pesticide Network wishes to stop use; WHO class 1a; used in cultivation of cotton, peanuts, cucumber, watermelons, potatoes, soya beans and ornamental plants; disturbs hormone equlibrium in rats.

PE 3 Amitrole /Amino-Triazol / CAS 61-82-5
Herbicide, water-soluble, not fat-soluble; used in cultivation of fruits and ornamental plants; low acute and chronical toxicity, but probably carcinogenic for humans.

PE 4 Atrazine / CAS 1912-24-9
Organochloride; on UK Red List; possibly carcinogenic to humans; herbicide; non-selective herbicide, low solubility in water, forbidden in many countries in other countries used in cultivation of suger cane, pineapple and timber; probably carcinogenic for humans; hormonal effects are similar to oestrogen.

PE 5 Bromophos / CAS 4824-78-6
WHO class 1b; organic phosphate, WHO class 1b; low to medium toxicity.

PE 6 Camphechlor / Toxaphene / CAS 8001-35-2
Banned in EU; International Pesticide Network wishes to stop use; used in cultivation of cotton, soyabeans, peanuts; most probably carcinogenic, liver damage through long term exposure to higher doses.

PE 7 Captan / CAS 133-06-2
Non-systemical fungicide, used against fungus on fruits,ornamental plants and tomatoes; also used by amateur gardeners; low acute toxicity for humans but probably carcinogenic.

PE 8 Chlormequat / CCC / CAS 999-81-5
Plant growth regulator; insecticide; used in cultivation of grains, grapes and pears; probably not carcinogenic.

PE 9 Deiquat / CAS 2764-72-9
Non-selective herbicide; plant growth regulator; used in general and specifically for sugar cane; medium toxicity for humans; kidney damage and eye cataracts through long term exposure.

PE 10 Diazinon / CAS 33-41-5
Organophospate; insecticide ; used as a sheep dip, particularly until 1990’s when synethic pyrethroids ( e.g. Cypermethrin and flumethrin) were introduced; widely used for pest control in cultivation of food and ornamental plants; is contained in some agents for indoor use; low to middle acute toxicity; potential mutagen; in human body it breaks down into diazoxone, which is a strong enzyme inhibitor.

PE 11 Dichlorvos / CAS 62-73-7
Organophosphate, cholinesterase inbibitor, insecticide ; used instorage rooms against flies, mites, spiders, etc., and in plant cultivation; used as a treatment against worms in humans and animals ; on uk red list; who class 1b; highly toxic by inhalation, skin contact and ingesting; usually quickly excreted by the body; mutagenic and probably carcinogenic.

PE 12 Dieldrin / CAS 60-57-1
Organochloride; banned in EU; WHO class 1b; insecticide; widely used from 1950 until early 70’s against termites and beetles, for treatment of seeds, against mosquitos and the Tse-Tse-fly, on sheep, as a wool impregnating agent against moths and also as a wood impregnation; chronic effects: liver damage, disturbed immune system; carcinogenic in animal test; stored in fat tissue, difficult for the body to excret or break down.

PE 13 DNOC / Dinitrocresol / CAS 534-52-1
WHO class 1b; highly toxic; damages liver, kidneys and nervous system; leads to hyperthermia, tachycardia, dehydration and toxic psychosis.

PE 14 Endosulfan / CAS 959-98-8
Insecticide and acaricide; chlorinated carbohydron, insecticide, acaricide;fat-solubl; not allowed in Germany; on UK Red List; contact poisen for a wide range of insects and mites; high acute toxicity for humans; damage on kidneys, liver, blood chemistry and parathyroid; probably mutagenic and almost certainly carcinogenic.

PE 15 Heptachlor / CAS 76-44-8
Organochloride; banned in EU; chlorinated carbohydron, insecticide, fat-soluble; high acute toxicity for humans; stored in fat tissue; affects nerves; symptoms of acute or chronical toxicity include irritability, overstimulated salivation, lethargy, vertigo, dazed feeling, difficult breathing, muscle spasm and tremble, infertility, disturbed female cycle, liverdamage, kidneydamage, increased number of red blood cells, mutagenic, carcinogenic; affects steroid metabolism.

PE 16 Hexachlorbenzene / HCB / CAS 118-74-1
Organochloride; chlorinated carbohydron; fungicide; banned in EU; WHO class 1a; low acute toxicity; effects of higher doses include tremour, paralysis, weakness ; probably carcinogenic for humans; speed of breaking down of hormones in the body is changed.

PE 17 Lindane / CAS 58-89-9
Organochloride; pesticide; no longer produced in USA; used in cultivation of sugar beet; highly toxic for humans; stimulates the central nerve system with symptoms like mental and motor regression, nerve over-activity, failure of breathing, lung oedema and dermatitis; carcinogenic for humans;change of testicles in laboratory animals.

PE 18 Maneb / CAS 12427-38-2
Fungicide; used in cultivation, transport and storage of plants and seeds; medium acute toxicity; possible chronic effects include dermatitis, tremor, weakness, depression, paralysis, mal-digestion, co-ordination problems; affected organs are thyroid, kidney and heart; disturbes hormone regulation; cooking treated vegeatbles probably increases carcinogenic effect.

PE 19 MCPA / Metaxon / CAS 94-74-6
Chlorinated carbohydron; systemic herbicide particularly for grain and grass; low acute toxicity; long term effects in animal experiments include growth obstruction, kidney damage, disturbed reproduction; in humans: muscle weakness, reversible anemia, stomach problems, slight liver problems.

PE 20 Methoxychlor / CAS 72-43-5
Organochloride; insecticide; not allowed in Germany; various uses in agriculture, and by amateurs; high increase in use since ban of DDT; relatively low toxicity and short retention time in bioloical systems; in animal experiment loss of weight and growth disturbance found on long term exposure.

PE 21 Paraquat / CAS 2074-50-2
Herbicide; banned in some Scandinavien countries; highly toxic for humans; affects lungs, kidney and liver, wide range of symptoms, possibly carcinogenic for humans ; International Pesticide Network wishes to stop use.

PE 22 Parathion / CAS 56-38-2
Organophosphate; insecticide and acaricide; under consideration for the UK Red List; WHO class 1a; used in cultivation and storage of grain; highly toxic for humans; possible symptoms from acute exposure include breathing problems, nose bleeding, coughing, shortness of breath; probably carcinogenic; disturbs hormone balance.

PE 23 Pentachloro¬phenol / PCP / CAS 87-86-5
Organochloride; insecticide; fungicide; WHO class 1b; banned in Germany since 1989, but many residual pollution in buildings and importied leather goods and textiles; mainly used to protect construction wood against insects and fungus, but also in paper and clothing industries; very toxic for humans; symptoms from acute exposure include sweating, dehydration, loss of appetite, loss of weight, vertigo, uncontrolled movements, coma; chronic exposure may result in stomach-ache, vertigo, fever, breathing problems.

PE 24 Pyrethrum / CAS 8003-34-7
Natural insecticide from the chrysanthemum plant; used in sprays against lice, mosquitos (evaporation papers), flies, cockraoches, also in storage of grain, in poultry farming and on cats and dogs.

PE 25 Thomasmehl
By-product in iron smelting, used as a fertiliser.

  PE 26 Herbicides Mix A
Atrazine, Bromacil, Butylate, Cycloate, S-Ethyl-N,N-dipropylthiocarbamate, Hexazinone, Isopropalin, Metribuzin, Molinate, Oxyfluorfen, Pebulat, Terbacil, Trifluralin.

PE 27 Herbicides Mix B
Benfluralin, Metolachlor, Oxadiazon, Profluralin, Propachlor, Propazine, Prowl (Pendimethaline), Simazine, Vernolat.

PE 28 Pesticides Mix A
a-BHC, 4,4'-DDT, Decachlorobiphenyl, Dieldrin, a-Endosulfan, Endrin, Heptachlor, Lindane, Methoxychlor, 2,4,5,6-Tetrachloro-m-xylene.

PE 29 Pesticides Mix B
Aldrin, ß-BHC, d-BHC, a-Chlordane, ?-Chlordane, 1,1-Dichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethene, Decachlorobiphenyl, ß-Endosulfan, Endosulfan sulfate, Endrin aldehyde, Endrin ketone, Heptachlor exo-epoxide, 2,4,5,6-Tetrachloro-m-xylene.

PE 30 Pesticides Mix C
Aldrin, a-Benzene Hexachloride, ß-a-Benzene Hexachloride, d-a-Benzene Hexachloride, 1,1-Dichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethane, 1,1-Dichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethene, 4,4'-DDT, Dieldrin, a-Endosulfan, ß-Endosulfan, Endosulfan sulfate, Endrin, Endrin aldehyde, Heptachlor, Heptachlor exo-epoxide, Lindane.

PE 31 Pesticides Mix D
Azinphos-methyl, Chlorpyrifos, Dichlorvos, Disulfoton, Ethoprophos, Fenchlorphos, Parathion-methyl, Prothiofos.

PE 32 Carbaryl
CAS 63-25-2
Insecticide; the third most-used insecticide in the United States for home gardens, commercial agriculture, and forestry and rangeland protection.

PE 33 Carbendazim
CAS 10605-21-7
One of the most common residues found in food in the European Community.

PE 34 Chlorothalonil
CAS 1897-45-6
Fungicide used to control mould, mildew, bacteria, algae. The third most used fungicide in the US (for peanuts, potatoes and tomatoes).

PE 35 Chlorpyrifos
CAS 2921-88-2
One of the most widely used organophosphate insecticides. The crops with the most intense chlorpyrifos use are cotton, corn, almonds, and fruit trees including oranges and apples. banned for use in U.S. households but is still widely used throughout the agricultural industry -- is associated with early childhood developmental delays, according to a study by researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from U.S. kitchen floors. Chlorpyrifos on 78%.

PE 36 Cyprodinil
CAS 121552-61-2
Fungicide. One of the most common residues found in food in the European Community.

PE 37 2,4-D / 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid
CAS 94-75-7
The most widely used herbicide in the world.

PE 38 4,4'-DDD / TDE / 1,1-Dichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethane
CAS 72-54-8
A constituent of commercial DDT and a breakdown product of DDT. Due to its stability in fat, DDE is rarely excreted from the body, and body levels tend to increase throughout life. Substantial levels found in breast milk and in animal fat.

PE 39 4,4'-DDE / 1,1-Dichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethene
CAS 72-55-9
A constituent of commercial DDT and a breakdown product of DDT. Due to its stability in fat, DDE is rarely excreted from the body, and body levels tend to increase throughout life. Substantial levels found in breast milk and in animal fat. An increased risk of testicular germ cell tumours. Has been linked to diabetes.

DDT (This is not a vial in this kit but all the constituents of commercial DDT are.)
Commercial DDT is banned in most countries but is a persistent pollutant in the environment. It is a mixture of several closely–related compounds. 4,4'-DDT (77%) and 2,4'-DDT (15%) are the main chemicals with Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (DDE) and dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane (DDD) making up the balance. DDE and DDD are also the major metabolites and breakdown products in the environment. All four are in this kit.

PE 40 2,4'-DDT
CAS 789-02-6
Insecticide. Part of commercial DDT. Evidence of impaired fertility from animal studies. Banned in most countries but still found in fat tissue (both human and in animals/fish we eat) and breast milk.

PE 41 4,4'-DDT / 1,1,1-Trichloro-2,2-bis(4-chlorophenyl)ethane / 1,1-Bis(4-chlorophenyl)-2,2,2-trichloroethane
CAS 50-29-3
Insecticide. Part of commercial DDT. Evidence of impaired fertility from animal studies. Banned in most countries but still found in fat tissue (both human and in animals/fish we eat) and breast milk.

PE 42 Endrin 72-20-8 Insecticide; global ban taking affect mid 2012, but persistent in the environment. Endocrine disrupter and possibly carcinogenic.
PE 43 Glyphosate /Roundup
CAS 1071-83-6
Most used herbicide in USA. Used by public as well as in agriculture.

PE 44 Imazalil
CAS 35554-44-0
One of the most common residues found in food in the European Community.

PE 45 Imidacloprid
CAS 138261-41-3
One of the most widely used insecticides. Available in products for home use.

PE 46 Malathion
CAS 121-75-5
Insecticide; studies have shown that children with higher levels of malathion in their urine seem to be at an increased risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

PE 47 Metolachlor
CAS 51218-45-2
Evidence of it in ground and surface water. Concentrations have been found in fish.

PE 48 Parathion-Methyl
CAS 298-00-0
Insecticide. Used to control chewing and sucking insects in a wide range of crops, including cereals, fruit, vines, vegetables, ornamentals, cotton and field crops. Residues are regularly detected in a range of fruit and vegetables.

PE 49 Piperonyl Butoxide
CAS 51-03-6
Combined with other pesticides, products with piperonyl butoxide are often used to target mosquitoes, ants, worms, beetles, mites, flies, gnats, spiders, weevils, caterpillars, grubs, moths, ticks, lice, wasps, aphids, midges. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from U.S. kitchen floors. Pipeonyl butoxide on 52%.

PE 50 Trifluralin
CAS 1582-09-8
One of the most widely used herbicides used to control grass and weeds.

  PE 51
Acephate
CAS 30560-19-1
Used primarily for control of aphids, including resistant species, in vegetables (e.g. potatoes, carrots, greenhouse tomatoes, and lettuce) and in horticulture (e.g. on roses and greenhouse ornamentals).

PE 52
Acetamiprid
CAS 135410-20-7
Crops such as leafy vegetables, citrus fruits, apples, grapes, cherry, cotton and ornamental plants. Available in products for home use.

PE 53
Aldrin
CAS 309-00-2
Banned by the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants. Although banned still found in fat tissue (both human and in animals/fish we eat) and breast milk. Aldrin exposure increases the likelihood of diabetes.

PE 54
Azinphos-Methyl /4, 4' -dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane /4, 4' –dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane
CAS 86-50-0
Used on nut trees, vegetable crops, and fruit trees. Has been linked to health problems in framers who use it.

PE 55
Chlordane
CAS 57-74-9
Banned by the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants. Found in breast milk. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from U.S. kitchen floors. Chlordane on 74%.

PE 56
Chloropropham
CAS 101-21-3
A plant growth regulator and herbicide. Used to control potato sprouting, and on beans, blueberries, cranberries, carrots, onions, spinach, sugar beets, tomatoes, safflower, soybeans, etc.

PE 57
Clopyralid
CAS 1702-17-6
Used for control of broadleaf weeds, especially thistles and clovers. Was widely used in USA for weed control in lawns until prohibited in 1999.

PE 58
Cypermethrin
CAS 52315-07-8
An insecticide in large-scale commercial agricultural applications as well as in consumer products for domestic purposes. Found in many household ant and cockroach killers. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from U.S. kitchen floors. Cypermethrin on 46%.

PE 59
Dimethoate
CAS 60-51-5
Widely used insecticide.

PE 60
Diphenylamine
CAS 122-39-4
Used on apples pre and post harvest.

PE 61
Endosulfan Sulfate
CAS 1031-07-8
The primary breakdown product of the insecticide endosulfan.

PE 62
Fenitrothion
CAS 122-14-5
Insecticide used on rice, cereals, fruits, vegetables, stored grains, cotton, to control insects in forests and for fly, mosquito, and cockroach control in public health programs.

PE 63
Fipronil
CAS 120068-37-3
Insecticide. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from U.S. kitchen floors.
Fipronil on 40%.

PE 64
Folpet
CAS 133-07-3
Used on berries, apples, flowers, ornamentals, fruits and vegetables, and for seed- and plant- bed treatment. Also used as a fungicide in paints and plastics, and for treatment of internal and external structural surfaces of buildings

PE 65
Hexazinone
CAS 51235-04-2
Herbicide used on grasses and broadleaf and woody plants.

PE 66
Iprodione
CAS 36734-19-7
Fungicide used on fruits, vegetables and on lawns.

PE 67
Methamidophos
CAS 10265-92-6
Used on broccoli, Brussel sprouts, cauliflower, grapes, celery, sugar beets, cotton, tobacco, rice and potatoes.

PE 68
Mirex
CAS 2385-85-5
Banned by the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants. Although banned still found in fat tissue (both human and in animals/fish we eat) and breast milk.

PE 69
Omethoate
CAS 1113-02-6
Used to control insects and mites in horticulture and agriculture, as well as in the home garden.

PE 70
Permethrin
CAS 52645-53-1
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from U.S. kitchen floors. The most frequently detected pesticide was permethrin (89 percent). Included in creams (Nix, Lyclear)for scabies. US military uniforms and mosquito nets may be impregnated with this. May be in head lice treatment. May be carcinogenic.

PE 71
Phosmet
CAS 732-11-6
Mainly used on apple trees for control of coddling moth, though it is also used on a wide range of fruit crops, ornamentals, and vines for the control of aphids, suckers, mites, and fruit flies.

PE 72
Simazin
CAS 122-34-9
Herbicide used to control broad-leaved weeds and annual grasses.

PE 73
Tetrachlorvinphos
CAS 22248-79-9
Organophosphate.

PE 74
Thiacloprid / Provado Ultimate Bug Killer / Baby Bio House Plant Insecticide
CAS 111988-49-9
An insecticide particularly for aphids and white fly. Available in products for home use.

PE 75
Thiamethoxam
CAS 153719-23-4
An insecticide effective against aphids, beetles, termites, etc. Available in products for home use.