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Chlordan MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Chlordan
Tree Number(s)
D02.455.526.439.180
Unique ID
D002706
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002706
Scope Note
A highly poisonous organochlorine insecticide. The EPA has cancelled registrations of pesticides containing this compound with the exception of its use through subsurface ground insertion for termite control and the dipping of roots or tops of non-food plants. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
Entry Term(s)
Chlordane
gamma-Chlordane
Pharm Action
Insecticides
Registry Number
12789-03-6
CAS Type 1 Name
Chlordane
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2004/07/07
Chlordan Preferred
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