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Action

Herbicide

Use

For use on rice grown in Africa, Asia, Europe, South America.

Formulation

Emulsifiable concentrate, granules.

Identification

Common Name

Butachlor (ANSI, ISO, BSI, JMAF, WSSA)

Exp. Code Number

CP 53619 (Monsanto Co.)

CAS Code

23184-66-9

Other Code Number

SHA 112301

Chemistry

Composition

N-(butoxymethyl)-2'-chloro-2',6-diethyl-acetanilide

Properties

Amber-colored liquid. Density: 1.070 g/ml at 25°C.

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

chloroacetamide

Mode of Action

inhibition of VLCFAs (inhibition of cell divison)

Action Group

HRAC Group K3; WSSA Group 15

Environmental Guidelines

Water Solubility

23 ppm at 24°C

Safety Guidelines

Signal Word

CAUTION

Toxicity Class

III

Toxicity

(Rat): Oral LD50 2000 mg/kg. (Rabbit): Dermal LD50 13,000 mg/kg. (Rat): Inhalation LC50 (4 h) >4.7 mg/kg

Handling/Storage Caution

Avoid contact with mouth, skin, or eyes; wash thoroughly with plenty of soap and water after handling. Keep away from children. Store in cool, dry place away from feed and food

Protective Clothing

Chemical-resistant footwear plus socks. Long-sleeved shirt and long pants. Approved respirator. Waterproof gloves.

Emergency Guidelines

First Aid

Get medical aid. Eyes, Skin: flush with water. Ingestion: induce vomiting as directed by medical personnel