Agent Name

Endothall, mono-N,N-dimethylalkylamine salt

CAS Number

66330-88-9

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Hydrothol-191; Hydrothol 191; [ChemIDplus] DES-I-CATE; Endothall mixed mono and di (N,N-Dimethylalkyl-amine) salts; [Atofina MSDS] UN2902

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Formulated as granular or liquid; [Reference #1] Yellowish-brown liquid with a fatty amine odor; [Atofina MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a selective contact herbicide for lakes, ponds, and irrigation canals, as a desiccant for potatoes, hops, cotton, clover, and alfalfa, and as a biocide for industrial cooling towers/systems; [Reference #1]

Comments

A skin sensitizer and severe dermal irritant; Does not bioaccumulate; No evidence of neurotoxicity or developmental toxicity; [Reference #1] Causes severe irritation or burns to skin and eyes; Inhalation overexposure may cause lung congestion and hemorrhage; Not a sensitizer; [Atofina MSDS] See "Endothall."

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Pesticide, liquid, toxic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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