Insecticide - Dimethoate

NOMENCLATURE: Common name dimethoate IUPAC name O,O-dimethyl S-methylcarbamoylmethyl phosphorodithioate; 2-dimethoxyphosphinothioylthio-N-methylacetamide Chemical Abstracts name O,O-dimethyl S-[2-(methylamino)-2-oxoethyl] phosphorodithioate CAS RN [60-51-5] EEC no. 200-480-3


Systemic insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action.


Control of a wide range of Acari, Aphididae, Aleyrodidae, Coccidae, Coleoptera, Collembola, Diptera, Lepidoptera, Pseudococcidae and Thysanoptera in cereals, citrus, coffee, cotton, fruit, grapes, olives, pastures, beetroot, potatoes, pulses, tea, tobacco, and vegetables. Also used for control of flies in animal houses.

Production formulation

Dimethoate 98%TC
Dimethoate 40%EC