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|3D model (Jmol)||Interactive image|
|Molar mass||160.19 g·mol−1|
|Appearance||Crystals or brown powder|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Nithiazine is a nitromethylene neonicotinoid insecticide. It has been classified as a "Bad Actor chemical" by the Pesticide Action Network. It is irritating to the eyes and skin, and is moderately toxic to mammals.
Nithiazine does not act as an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor.
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