Agent Name

Anilazine

CAS Number

101-05-3

Formula

C9-H5-Cl3-N4

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(o-Chloroanilino)dichlorotriazine; 1,3,5-Triazin-2-amine, 4,6-dichloro-N-(2-chlorophenyl)-; 2,4-Dichloro-6-(2-chloroanilino)-1,3,5-triazine; 2,4-Dichloro-6-(o-chloroanilino)-s-triazine; 2,4-Dichloro-6-o-chloranilino-s-triazine; 2-(2-Chloranilin)-4,6-dichlor-1,3,5-triazin [German]; 2-Chloro-N-(4,6-dichloro-1,3,5-triazin-2-yl)aniline; 4,6-Dichloro-N-(2-chlorophenyl)-1,3,5-triazin-2-amine; Anilazin; Anilazine; B-622; Bortrysan; Direz; Dyrene 50W; Dyrene Flussig; ENT 26,058; Kemate; Triasym; Triasyn; Triazin; Triazine; Triazine (VAN); Triazine (pesticide); Zinochlor; s-Triazine, 2,4-dichloro-6-(o-chloroanilino)-; [ChemIDplus] UN2763

Category

Fungicides

Description

White to tan solid; [Merck Index] Colorless solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a non-systemic foliar fungicide for vegetable crops; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [HSDB] A severe eye irritant; [CAMEO] A skin and eye irritant; [eChemPortal: ESIS] Very toxic to aquatic organisms; Evidence of skin sensitization in guinea pig tests; Positive patch tests were reported in 6 pickers in tomato fields who developed dermatitis; [ToxPlanet: CPS&Q: IUCLID]

Restricted

No longer registered with the EPA for use in the US; [HSDB]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.2E-9 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Triazine pesticide, solid, toxic."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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