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terramycin (Myco shield) Chemical Profile 2/85

                                     terramycin

      CHEMICAL NAME:      Not applicable

      TRADE NAME(S):      Mycoshild (48)

      FORMULATION(S):     17% liquid, 21.6% powder (48)

      TYPE:               Antibiotic bactericide

      BASIC PRODUCER(S):  Pfizer Chemical Div.
                          MPM Division
                          235 East 42nd St.
                          New York, NY 10017

      STATUS:             General use

      PRINCIPAL USES:     Control of fire blight and bacterial spot of
                          peaches (48).


                                   I.  EFFICACY

           To be developed.


                             II.  PHYSICAL PROPERTIES

           To be developed.


                          III.  HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION

      OSHA STANDARD:  NA

      NIOSH RECOMMENDED LIMIT:  NA

      ACGIH RECOMMENDED LIMIT:  NA

      TOXICOLOGY

           A.  ACUTE TOXICITY

           To be developed.

           B.  SUBACUTE AND CHRONIC TOXICITY:

           To be developed.

                        IV.  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSIDERATIONS

           Hazardous to fish (48).


                      V.  EMERGENCY AND FIRST AID PROCEDURES

           The chemical information provided below has been condensed
      from original source documents, primarily from "Recognition and
      Management of Pesticide Poisonings", 3rd ed. by Donald P.  Morgan,
      which have been footnoted.  This information has been provided in
      this form for your convenience and general guidance only.  In
      specific cases, further consultation and reference may be required
      and is recommended.  This information is not intended as a sub-
      stitute for a more exhaustive review of the literature nor for the
      judgement of a physician or other trained professional.

           If poisoning is suspected, do not wait for symptoms to develop.
      Contact a physician, the nearest hospital, or the nearest Poison
      Control Center.

           To be developed.


                        VI.  FIRE AND EXPLOSION INFORMATION

           To be developed.


                                VII.  COMPATIBILITY

           To be developed.


                            VIII.  PROTECTIVE MEASURES

           To be developed.


                       IX.  PROCEDURES FOR SPILLS AND LEAKS

                     IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, CALL, DAY OR NIGHT
                                  (800) 424-9300
                      PESTICIDE TEAM SAFETY NETWORK/CHEMTREC


                               X.  LITERATURE CITED

      48.  Harding, W.C.  1979-80.  Pesticide profiles, part two:  fungicides
               and nematicides.  Univ. Maryland, Coop. Ext. Service Bull.
               283, 22 pp.

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