Agent Name

Chlorofluorazole

CAS Number

3615-21-2

Formula

C8-H3-Cl2-F3-N2

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

1H-Benzimidazole, 4,5-dichloro-2-(trifluoromethyl)-; 4,5-Dichloro-2-(trifluoromethyl)-1H-benzimidazole; 4,5-Dichloro-2-(trifluoromethyl)benzimidazole; 4,5-Dichloro-2-trifluoromethylbenzimidazole; Benzimidazole, 4,5-dichloro-2-(trifluoromethyl)-; Chlorflurazole; Chlorflurazole [ISO]; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Solid (white when pure); Commercial product is brownish; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as herbicide; Formerly manufactured by Fisons LTD; [HSDB]

Comments

Moderately toxic by ingestion in animal studies; Uncouples oxidative phosphorylation in liver suspensions; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.9E-6 mm Hg

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