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The pyrethrins are a pair of natural organic compounds that have potent insecticidal activity. Pyrethrin I and pyrethrin II are structurally related esters with a cyclopropane core  . They differ by the oxidation state of one carbon. They are viscous liquids that oxidize readily to become inactivated.
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