Recent Examples of carbofuran from the Web
Most alarming, Scott said, is the increasing use of carbofuran, a federally restricted insecticide so powerful that a teaspoon of it can kill a 600-pound African lion.
The package turned out to be a poison trap full of carbofuran, a highly lethal neurotoxin.
Growers use fertilizers and pesticides long restricted or banned in the United States, including carbofuran and zinc phosphide.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'carbofuran.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up carbofuran? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).