See All ProductsMetalaxyl-M

Action

Fungicide

Use

For corn, cotton, peanuts, potatoes, soybeans, vegetables, turf, and ornamentals.

Formulation

Emulsifiable concentrate, granule, liquid solution, wettable powder.

Identification

Common Names

Metalaxyl-M; Mefenoxam (only in USA)

Exp. Code Number

CGA 329351 (Novartis)

CAS Code

70630-17-0

Chemistry

Compositions

methyl N-(methoxyacetyl)-N-2,6-xylyl-D-alaninate (IUPAC); methyl N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-N-(methoxyacetyl)-D-alaninate (CAS)

Class

Phenylamide.

Properties

Pale yellow to light brown viscous liquid. Vapor pressure 3.3 mPa at 25°C. Solubility: miscible with acetone, ethyl acetate, methanol, dicloromethane, n-octanol, toluene.

Molecular Formula

C15H21NO4

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

acylalanine

Mode of Action

nucleic acids synthesis

Action Group

FRAC Code 4

Target Site

A1: RNA polymerase I

Risk Note

High risk

Environmental Guidelines

Water Solubility

26 g/l at 25° C