• Endosulfan
  • 4. USES 4.1 Uses 4.1.1 Uses Pesticide for use against invertebrate animals 4.1.2 Description Endosulfan is a non-systemic insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action. (inchem.org)
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently considering comments on their risk assessment and re-registration of the pesticide endosulfan. (panna.org)
  • The neurotoxin endosulfan is rated by EPA as a Category I pesticide with Extremely High Acute Toxicity. (panna.org)
  • Classified as an organochlorine (the same family of pesticides as DDT and dieldrin), endosulfan and its breakdown products are persistent in the environment, with an estimated half-life of nine months to six years. (panna.org)