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Methyldithiocarbamic acid

EC / List no.: 205-632-2

CAS no.: 144-54-7

Mol. Formula: C2H5NS2

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Regulatory context

Here you can find all of the regulations and regulatory lists in which this substance appears, according to the data available to ECHA. This substance has been found in the following regulatory activities (directly, or inheriting the regulatory context of a parent substance):

REACH - Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals Regulation
  • Substances predicted as likely to meet criteria for category 1A or 1B carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, or reproductive toxicity, or with dispersive or diffuse use(s) where predicted likely to meet any classification criterion for health or environmental hazards, or where there is a nanoform soluble in biological and environmental media.
  • Substances indicated, in 2009, as being intended to be registered by at least one company in the EEA.
CLP - Classification, Labelling and Packaging
PIC - Prior Informed Consent Regulation
Previous Legislations
  • Substances listed in the EINECS, ELINCS, or NLP inventories.
PPPR - Plant Protection Products Regulation
  • Annex of Approved Active Substances for Plant Protection Products
    EU. Annex of Approved Active Substances, Regulation 540/2011/EU implementing Regulation 1107/2009/EC, last amended by Implementing Regulation (EU) 2024/324, OJ L of 22 January 2024

    This list contains the active substances approved under Regulation 1107/2009/EC, as listed in Regulation 540/2011/EU. The list is separated into five parts: Part A (deemed to have been approved under 1107/2009/EC); Part B (approved under 1107/2009/EC); Part C (basic substances); Part D (low-risk active substances); and Part E (candidates for substitution). Entries include common & IUPAC names, identifiers (e.g., CAS, CIPAC), purity information, and approval and approval expiration dates.

Pesticide Residues Regulation
  • Annexes II, III, IV, VII - Defined & Temporary Maximum Residue Levels
    EU. Pesticides. Maximum Residue Levels: Annexes II, III, IV, VII, Regulation 396/2005/EC, last amended by Regulation (EU) 2024/451, OJ L of 6 February 2024

    This list contains the maximum residue level (MRLs) entries as listed in the following annexes of Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 on maximum residue levels of pesticides in or on food and feed of plant and animal origin and amending Council Directive 91/414/EEC: (1) Annex II: Maximum Residue Levels; (2) Annex III: Temporary MRLs; (3) Annex IV: Active Substances for Which No MRLs Are Required; and (4) Annex VII: Active Substance/Product Combinations.

Statistics on Pesticides Regulation
  • Statistics on Pesticides Regulation - Annex III Harmonised C&L
    EU. Harmonized Classification of Substances: Annex III, Regulation 1185/2009/EC, as amended by Regulation (EU) 2021/2010, OJ L 410, 18 November 2021

    This list contains Annex III of Regulation 1185/2009/EC. It provides the substances with harmonised classifications to be covered to produce European statistics on the sales and use of pesticides.

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Substance names and other identifiers

Regulatory process names
Metam
Statistics on Pesticides Regulation - Annex III Harmonized C&L, EU. Annex of Approved Active Substances for Plant Protection Products, Other
Metam (incl. -potassium and -sodium)
Other
Metam (see methylisothiocyanate)
Annexes II, III, IV, VII - Defined & Temporary Maximum Residue Levels
Metam-sodium
Statistics on Pesticides Regulation - Annex III Harmonized C&L
Methyldithiocarbamic acid
EC Inventory
Methyldithiocarbamic acid
Other
methyldithiocarbamic acid
Pre-Registration process
IUPAC names
methyl[sulfanyl(carbonothioyl)]amine
Other
methylcarbamodithioic acid
Other
Other identifiers
144-54-7
EC Inventory, Pre-Registration process, Annexes II, III, IV, VII - Defined & Temporary Maximum Residue Levels, Statistics on Pesticides Regulation - Annex III Harmonized C&L, EU. Annex of Approved Active Substances for Plant Protection Products, Other
CAS number
2930 20 00
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Combined Nomenclature Code
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Group members

This entry / group of substance has the following member substances:

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Name EC / List no. CAS no. Association
Metam-sodium 205-293-0 137-42-8 Official source
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Group parents

This substance has been identified as member of the following groups of substances:

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Name EC / List no. CAS no. Association
[No public or meaningful name is available] - - Expert judgement (ECHA)
metam; metam-sodium - - Expert judgement (ECHA)