Molecular WEIGHT329.37 g/mol
IUPAC Nameethyl N-(2-diethoxyphosphinothioylsulfanylacetyl)-N-methylcarbamate
Mecarbam is an organic thiophosphate that is O,O-diethyl hydrogen phosphorodithioate in which the hydrogen attached to a sulfur is replaced by a 2-[(ethoxycarbonyl)(methyl)amino]-2-oxoethyl group. It has a role as an EC 220.127.116.11 (acetylcholinesterase) inhibitor, an acaricide and an agrochemical. It is an organic thiophosphate, an organothiophosphate insecticide and a carbamate ester.