By 2012 the programme had laid 150,000 baits - steel boxes of sodium fluoroacetate
It's called sodium fluoroacetate
. The chemical formula is FCH2C02Na.
However, an initial laboratory analysis was negative for sodium fluoroacetate
, fluoroacetamide, bromethalin, strychnine, 1 ,3-difluoro, 2-propanol, and carbamate insecticides.
Martin GR and Twigg LE (2002) Sensitivity to sodium fluoroacetate
(1080) of native animals from north-western Australia.
Airborne pollution dusts food crops with sodium fluoroacetate
(which is sold commercially as Compound 1080, a deadly rodenticide).