Agent Name

Chlorimuron-ethyl

CAS Number

90982-32-4

Formula

C15-H15-Cl-N4-O6-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(((((4-Chloro-6-methoxy-2-pyrimidinyl)amino)carbonyl)amino)sulfonyl)benzoic acid ethyl ester; Chlorimuron ethyl; Chlorimuron ethyl ester; Classic; DPX-F 6025; Ethyl 2-(((((4-chloro-6-methoxy-2-pyrimidinyl)amino)carbonyl)amino)sulfonyl)benzoate; Ethyl 2-(((4-chloro-6-methoxypyrimidine-2-yl)aminocarbonyl)aminosulfonyl)benzoate; Benzoic acid, 2-(((((4-chloro-6-methoxy-2-pyrimidinyl)amino)carbonyl)amino)sulfonyl)-, ethyl ester; Ethyl 2-(((((4-chloro-6-methoxyprimidin-2-yl)amino)carbonyl)amino)sulfonyl)benzoate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Sulfonylurea

Description

Colorless or white solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as sulfonylurea herbicide to control weeds in soybeans and peanuts; [Reference #1]

Comments

A mild skin and eye irritant; [HSDB] An eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.0E-12 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 5,000 mg/m3/4h

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