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Pesticide 3 Test Kit

More pesticides, including some used in the home. Many have been shown to exceed their standard for maximum residue level in food within the EC.
25 vials.

Pesticide 3 Test Kit

Ref: 8072

£34.80

 

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  • Detailed Description

    More pesticides, including some used in the home. Many have been shown to exceed their standard for maximum residue level in food within the EC. 25 vials / testers for use by therapists.


    PE 51    Acephate    
    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    
    Marketed as Assail, Pristine, Chipco, Bug Clear    
    Crops such as leafy vegetables, citrus fruits, apples, grapes, cherry, cotton and ornamental plants. Available in products for home use.

    PE 53    Aldrin     3
    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    Marketed as Agritan, Anofex,    Used on nut trees, vegetable crops, and fruit trees. Has been linked to health problems in farmers who use it.

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

    PE 56    Chloropropham / Chlorpropham    
    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    
    Marketed as Guesapon, Guesarol, Gyron, Havero-extra, Hildit, Ivoran, Ixodex, Kopsal, Mutoxin, Neocid, OMS-16, Parachlorodicum, PEB1    
    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    
    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. USA Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the USA Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from USA kitchen floors. Cypermethrin on 46%.

    PE 59    Dimethoate
    Widely used insecticide.

    PE 60    Diphenylamine
    Used on apples pre and post-harvest.

    PE 61    Endosulfan Sulfate     
    The primary breakdown product of the insecticide endosulfan.

    PE 62    Fenitrothion    
    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    
    Insecticide.  USA Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the USA Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from USA kitchen floors. Fipronil on 40%.

    PE 64    Folpet    
    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    
    Marketed as Velpar    
    Herbicide used on grasses and broadleaf and woody plants.

    PE 66    Iprodione    
    Marketed as Rovral, Chipco Green.
    Fungicide used on fruits, vegetables and on lawns.

    PE 67    Methamidophos    
    Marketed as Monitor, Nitofol, Tamaron, Swipe, Nuratron, Vetaron, Filitox, Patrole, Tamanox, SRA 5172, and Tam.
    Used on broccoli, Brussel sprouts, cauliflower, grapes, celery, sugar beets, cotton, tobacco, rice and potatoes.

    PE 68    Mirex    
    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    
    Used to control insects and mites in horticulture and agriculture, as well as in the home garden.

    PE 70    Permethrin        
    USA Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the USA Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) collected samples (in 2009) with surface wipes from USA kitchen floors. The most frequently detected pesticide was permethrin (89 per cent). 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        
    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        
    Herbicide used to control broad-leaved weeds and annual grasses.

    PE 73    Tetrachlorvinphos
    Organophosphate

    PE74    Thiacloprid    
    Marketed as Provado Ultimate Bug Killer, Baby Bio House Plant Insecticide.
    An insecticide particularly for aphids and white fly. Available in products for home use.

    PE 75    Thiamethoxam    
    An insecticide effective against aphids, beetles, termites, etc. Available in products for home use.

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