Agent Name

Azoxystrobin

CAS Number

131860-33-8

Formula

C22-H17-N3-O5

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Amistar; Bankit; Heritage; ICI-A 5504; ICIA-5504; Methyl (E)-2-(2-(6-(2-cyanophenoxy)pyrimidin-4-yloxy)phenyl)-3-methoxypropenoate; Quadris; Benzeneacetic acid, 2-((6-(2-cyanophenoxy)-4-pyrimidinyl)oxy)-alpha-(methoxymethylene)-, methyl ester, (E)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Fungicides

Description

White solid; [Merck Index] White crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as an agricultural fungicide; [Merck Index] Used as a fungicide on golf courses and turf farms; [Reference #1]

Comments

Low acute and chronic toxicity to humans; Highly toxic to fish and invertebrates; A ground water advisory is on the label; [Reference #1] Effects in high-dose animal studies include liver injury; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

8.25E-13 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 4670 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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