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Action

Herbicide

Use

A dinitroaniline compound that is applied preplant or preemergence. For use in Christmas tree farms, established perennial and wildflower plantings, established turf (except golf greens), hardwood seedling and sod nurseries, lawns, and ornamentals (container landscape, field-grown).

Formulation

Water dispersible granule, flowable.

Identification

Common Name

Prodiamine (ANSI, ISO, ISO-F, BSI, WSSA)

CAS Code

29091-21-2

Other Code Number

SHA 110201

Chemistry

Compositions

5-dipropylamino-α,α,α-trifluoro-4,6-dinitro-o-toluidine or 2,6-dinitro-N1,N1-dipropyl-4-trifluoromethyl-m-phenylenediamine (IUPAC); 2,6-dinitro-N1,N1-dipropyl-4-(trifluoromethyl)-1,3-benzenediamine (CAS)

Class

Dinitroaniline.

Properties

Yellow crystalline solid. Melting point 124°C.

Molecular Formula

C13H17F3N404.

Mode of Action / Resistance Management

Chemical Group

Benzamide

Mode of Action

Inhibits mitosis in both shoots and roots (microtubule assembly inhibitor)

Action Group

HRAC Group K1; WSSA Group 3

Environmental Guidelines

Hazard

Fish: (96 h) LC50 >829 µg/l (rainbow trout); >552 µg/l (bluegill sunfish). Bird: Oral LD50 >2250 mg/kg (bobwhite quail). Bee: Topical LD50 >100 µg/bee

Water Solubility

0.013 mg/l at 25°C

Safety Guidelines

Signal Word

CAUTION

Toxicity Class

III

Toxicity

Tech (Rat): Oral LD50 >5000 mg/kg. Dermal LD50 >2000 mg/kg

Protective Clothing

Long-sleeved shirt and long pants. Chemical-resistant gloves.

Emergency Guidelines

First Aid

Get medical aid. Eyes: rinse with water for at least 15 minutes. Skin: wash with soap and water. Rinse thoroughly. Inhalation: remove to fresh air; apply respiration if indicated. Ingestion: if conscious, drink 1-2 glasses of water. Induce vomiting by touching back of throat with finger or blunt object.