See All ProductsEpoxiconazole

Action

Fungicide

Use

Controls certain diseases in bananas, coffee, barley, oats, rye, triticale and wheat.

Formulation

Emulsion concentrate, flowable concentrate, suspension concentrate.

Identification

Common Name

Epoxiconazole (BSI, ISO)

Exp. Code Number

BAS 480F (BASF AG)

CAS Code

106325-08-0

Chemistry

Compositions

(2RS,3SR)-1-[3-(2-chlorophenyl)-2,3-epoxy-2-(4-fluorophenyl)-propyl]-1H-1,2,4-triazole (IUPAC); cis-1-[[3-(2-chlorophenyl)-2-(4-fluorphenyl) oxirane-2-yl]methyl]-1,2,4-triazole (CAS)

Class

Triazoles.

Properties

White, crystalline, weak smelling powder. Melting point 135°C.

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

triazoles

Mode of Action

sterol biosynthesis in membranes

Action Group

FRAC Code 3

Target Site

G1: C14-demethylase in sterol biosynthesis

Risk Note

Medium risk

Environmental Guidelines

Hazard

Fish: LC50 (96 h) 2.2-4.6 mg/l (rainbow trout). Bird: LD50 >2000 mg/kg b.w. Bee: Nontoxic

Soil Particle Adsorption

High adsorption to organic soil matrix

Water Solubility

7 mg/l at 20°C

Safety Guidelines

Toxicity

(Rat): Oral LD50 5000 mg/kg; Dermal 2000 mg/kg

Handling/Storage Caution

Do not eat, drink, smoke when using. Wash hands and face after use

Spill Control/Cleanup

(Form): Large liquid spillage should be dammed-off and pumped into containers; soak up remainder with absorbent material and dispose of in accordance with local regulations. (a.i.): Solid spillage should be picked up with an industrial vacuum cleaner and disposed of in accordance with local regulations

Product/Waste Disposal

Must be carried out in officially approved incinerator

Protective Clothing

Protective eyewear.

Emergency Guidelines

Fire Extenguishing Media

Water spray, foam, carbon dioxide dry fire extinguisher

First Aid

Ingestion: do NOT induce vomiting unless advised by a physician. Administer activated charcoal