Agent Name

Cyclanilide

CAS Number

113136-77-9

Formula

C11-H9-Cl2-N-O3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

1-(((2,4-Dichlorophenyl)amino)carbonyl)cyclopropanecarboxylic acid; Cyclopropanecarboxamide, 1-carboxy-, N-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)-; Finish; RPA 90946; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Anilide

Description

White solid with no characteristic odor; [Reference #1]

Sources/Uses

A plant growth regulator applied at the end of the cotton season to promote boll opening, defoliation, and inhibition of terminal foliar regrowth; Formulated with ethephon and sold as FINISH Harvest Aid for Cotton; [Reference #1]

Comments

End-use product corrosive to eyes and causes severe skin burns that resolve by day 10; [HSDB] See "Ethephon."

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

9.08E-9 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) >1170 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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