Agent Name

Cyazofamid

CAS Number

120116-88-3

Formula

C13-H13-Cl-N4-O2-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

4-Chloro-2-cyano-N,N-dimethyl-5-(4-methylphenyl)-1H-imidazole-1-sulfonamide; 4-Chloro-2-cyano-N,N-dimethyl-5-p-tolylimidazole-1-sulfonamide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Fungicides

Description

Ivory odorless solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used as agricultural fungicide; [Merck Index] Used to control blight on tomatoes and potatoes and downy mildew on cucurbit vegetables; [Reference #1]

Comments

A skin irritant and weak sensitizer; Minimal to moderate acute toxicity; Not likely to be carcinogenic to humans; [Reference #1] In high-dose animal studies, causes kidney damage; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) >5,500 mg/m3

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