Manganese derivative of ethylenebisdithiocarbamate. It is used in agriculture as a fungicide and has been shown to cause irritation to the eyes, nose, skin, and throat. Fungicide esp. for protection of potatoes and tomatoes
Maneb is a foliate fungicide and is a polymeric complex of manganese with the ethylene bis(dithiocarbamate) anionic ligand to control a wide range of diseases including blight, leaf spot, rust, downy mildew and scab. Its mode of action is non-specific with protective action.
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Maneb Health Effects
- Uses/Sources: This is a man-made compound that is used as a pesticide.