Chemical Detail

Chemical NameMetham sodium
Secondary NameSodium methyldithiocarbamate
Synonym(s)Basamid-Fluid | Carbam | Carbamic acid, N-methyldithio-, sodium salt | Carbamic acid, methyldithio-, monosodium salt | Carbamodithioic acid, methyl-, monosodium salt | Carbathion | Carbathione | Carbation | Carbothion | Diethylamino-2,6-acetoxylidide | Karbation | Metam sodium | Metam-fluid basf | Methan-sodium | Methylcarbamodithioic acid sodium salt | Methyldithiocarbamic acid, sodium salt | N-869 | N-Methylaminodithioformic acid sodium salt | N-Methylaminomethanethionothiolic acid sodium salt | SMDC | Sistan | Sodium N-methylaminodithioformate | Sodium N-methylaminomethanethionothiolate | Sodium N-methyldithiocarbamate | Sodium metam | Sodium metham | Sodium methylcarbamodithioate | Sodium monomethyldithiocarbamate | Solasan 500 | Solesan 500 | Trapex | VDM | VPM (fungicide) | Vapam
CASRN137-42-8
De minimis Limit %1
M,P/OU Threshould (lb)25,000/10,000
Listing TypeIndividually listed chemical
Effective Date1995-01-01
Chemical QualifierNo
MetalNo
Chemical of Special ConcernNo
Per- or Polyfluoroalkyl SubstanceNo
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Structural representation of Metham sodium

Rulemaking Changes Affecting This Chemical

StatusEffective Reporting YearFR Proposed RuleFR Final Rule
Added199559 FR 1788 (1/12/1994)59 FR 61432 (11/30/1994)