x Spokas K, Wang D, Venterea R (2005) Greenhouse gas production and emission from a forest nursery soil following fumigation with chloropicrin and methyl isothiocyanate.
What does PS stand for?
PS stands for Chloropicrin (chemical weapon; choking agent)
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1,3-dichloropropene plus chloropicrin concentrations under TIF were 46% to 54% higher than under standard film, and higher fumigant concentrations under TIF were correlated with higher strawberry fruit yields and better weed control.
The fumigants included chloropicrin, metam sodium, metam potassium, dimethyldisulfide, and 1,3-dichloropropene (sold as Telone).
In addition, there are a variety of other compounds, such as haloacetonitriles, haloketones, haloaldehydes, chloropicrin, cyanogens chloride, and chlorophenols.
Unfortunately, the masks were unacceptable and were sent back because the facepieces were easily penetrated by chloropicrin.
Chloropicrin was traditionally used in overland transmission lines away from inhabited areas owing to its difficult handling properties.
Chloropicrin is also added to the methyl bromide at the rate of 2 per cent.
These agents are also referred to as choking agents and include chlorine gas, phosgene, diphosgene, and chloropicrin (34).