Agent Name

Fluroxypyr

CAS Number

69377-81-7

Formula

C7-H5-Cl2-F-N2-O3

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

((4-Amino-3,5-dichloro-6-fluoro-2-pyridinyl)oxy)acetic acid; 4-Amino-3,5-dichloro-6-fluoro-2-pyridinyloxyacetic acid; 4-Amino-3,5-dichloro-6-fluoro-2-pyridyloxyacetic acid; Advance; EF 689; FF4014; Starane; Acetic acid, ((4-amino-3,5-dichloro-6-fluoro-2-pyridinyl)oxy)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

White solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used as herbicide for cereals; [Merck Index] Registered for use on wheat, barley, oats, and farm land; [Reference #1]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

EPA Pesticide Chemical Search

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

9.42E-7 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 6,200 mg/m3

Reference Link

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA): Active Substances in Plant Protection Products

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