|Molar mass||129.18 g/mol|
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Metam sodium is an organosulfur compound (formally a dithiocarbamate), which is used as a soil fumigant, pesticide, herbicide, and fungicide. It is one of the most widely used pesticides in the United States, with approximately 60 million pounds used in 2001. Metam sodium is the sodium salt of methyl dithiocarbamate.
- Merck Index, 11th Edition, 5860.
- 2000-2001 Pesticide Market Estimates, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
- Review of Metam Sodium, Dazomet, Methylisothiocyanate (MITC), Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, June 1997
- Metam sodium in the Pesticide Properties DataBase (PPDB)