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Action

Herbicide

Use

A selective postemergence grass-control herbicide. Controls annual and perennial grasses in alfalfa, beans (dry), celery, clover, conifers, cotton, cranberries, cucurbits, garlic, greenhouses, landscapes, noncropland, nurseries, onions, ornamentals, peanuts, soybeans, strawberries, sugarbeets, sunflowers and vegetables.

Formulation

Emulsifiable concentrate.

Identification

Common Name

Clethodim (ANSI, BSI, ISO-E, ISO-F, pa ISO)

Exp. Code Number

RE 45601

CAS Code

99129-21-2

Chemistry

Composition

(E,E)-(±)-2[1[[(3-chloro-2-propenyl)oxy]imino][propyl]5-[2 (ethylthio)propyl]-3-hydroxy-2-cyclohexen-1-one (CAS)

Class

Cyclohexanedione.

Properties

Clear amber liquid. Soluble in most organic solvents.

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

cyclohexanedione

Mode of Action

inhibition of acetyl CoA carboxylase (ACCase)

Action Group

HRAC Group A; WSSA Group 1

Environmental Guidelines

Hazard

Fish: LC50 >120 mg/l (96 h) (sunfish). Bird: LC50 >6000 ppm (bobwhite quail, mallard duck). Bee: LD50 >100 µg/bee (form)

Water Solubility

pH-dependent in water

Safety Guidelines

Signal Word

WARNING

Toxicity Class

II

Handling/Storage Caution

Store in cool, dry, well-ventilated place. Handle with caution and avoid contact with skin and eyes

Protective Clothing

Long-sleeved shirt and long pants. Chemical-resistant gloves. Protective eyewear. Shoes plus socks.

Emergency Guidelines

First Aid

Get medical aid. Eyes: flush immediately with fresh water for 15 minutes. Skin: wash thoroughly with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Inhalation: remove to fresh air. Ingestion: give water or milk to drink, do NOT induce vomiting.