National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Methan-sodium dihydrate - M050036


CASRN: 6734-80-1

Formula: C2-H4-N-S2.Na.2H2-O

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Metham dihydrate
  • Sodium N-methyldithiocarbamate dihydrate
  • Vaporooter

Known Uses

Agricultural chemical; fungicide, bactericide, wood preservative; nematocide

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • C. elegans  (S0878)  Completed 
    • C. elegans
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