List of scheduled poisons

  • OBUHSN-19 Appendix 3

    Reference should be made to the current poisons list order for possible amendments to this list.

    The poisons list part I

    • Aluminium phosphide
    • Arsenic; its compounds, other than those specified in Part II of this list
    • Barium, salts of, other than barium sulphate and the salts of barium specified in Part II of this list
    • Bromomethane
    • Chloropcrin
    • Fluoroacetic acid; its salts; fluoroacetamide
    • Hydrogen cyanide; metal cyanides, other than ferrocyanides and ferricynides
    • Lead acetates; compounds of lead with acids from fixed oils [Magnesium phosphide]
    • Mercury, compounds of, the following-nitrates of mercury; oxides of mercury; mercuric cyanide oxides; mercuric thiocyanate; ammonium mercuric chlorides; potassium mercuric iodides; organic compounds of mercury which contain a methyl (CH3) group directly linked to the mercury atom
    • Oxalic acid
    • Phenols (phenol; phenolic isomers of the following: cresols, xylenols, monoethylphenols) except in substances containing less than sixty per cent, weight in weight, of phenols; compounds of phenols with a metal, except in substances containing less than the equivalent of sixty per cent, weight in weight, of phenols
    • Phosphorus, yellow
    • Strychnine; its salts; its quaternary compounds
    • Thallium, salts of

    The poisons list part II

    • Aldicarb
    • AIpha-chioralose
    • Ammonia
    • Arsenic, compounds of, the following
      • Calcium arsenites
      • Copper acetoarsenate
      • Copper arsenates
      • Copper arsenites
      • Lead arsenates
    • Barium, salts of, the following
      • Barium carbonate
      • Barium silicofluoride
    • Carbofuran
    • Cycloheximide
    • Dinitrocresols (DNOC); their compounds with a metal or a base
    • Dinoseb; its compounds with a metal or a base
    • Dinoterb
    • Drazoxolon; its salts
    • Endosulfan
    • Endothal; its salts
    • Endrin
    • Fentin, compounds of
    • Formaldehyde
    • Formic acid
    • Hydrochloric acid
    • Hydrofluoric acid; alkali metal bifluorides; ammonium bifluoride; alkali metal fluorides; ammonium fluoride; sodium silicofluoride
    • Mercuric chloride; mercuric iodide; organic compounds of mercury except compounds which contain a methyl (CH3) group directly linked to the mercury atom
    • Metallic oxalates
    • Methomyl
    • Nicotine; its salts; its quaternary compounds
    • Nitric acid
    • Nitrobenzene
    • Oxamyl
    • Paraquat, salts of
    • Phenols (as defined in Part I of this List) in substances containing less than sixty per cent, weight in weight, of phenols; compounds of phenols with a metal in substances containing less than the equivalent of sixty per cent, weight in weight, of phenols
    • Phosphoric acid
    • Phosphorus compounds, the following
      • Azinphos-methyl, chlorfenvinphos, demephion, demeton-S-methyl, demeton-S-methyl sulphone, dialifos, dichlorvos, dioxathion, disulfoton, fonofos, mecarbam, mephosfolan, methidathion, mevinphos, omethoate, oxydemeton-methyl, parathion, phenkapton, phorate, phosphainidon, pirimiphos-ethyl, quinalphos, thiometon, thionazin, triazophos, vamidothion
    • Potassim hydroxide
    • Sodium hydroxide
    • Sodium nitrite
    • Sulphuric acid
    • Thiofanox
    • Zinc phosphide