Agent Name

Isoxaflutole

CAS Number

141112-29-0

Formula

C15-H12-F3-N-O4-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

(5-Cyclopropyl-4-isoxazolyl)(2-(methylsulfonyl)-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)methanone; Balance; EXP 31130A; IFT cpd; Merlin; RP 201772; RPA 201772; Methanone, (5-cyclopropyl-4-isoxazolyl)(2-(methylsulfonyl)-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Off-white or light yellow solid; [Merck Index] White powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as pre-emergence herbicide for maize; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.5E-9 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 5,230 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Anemia

Anemia, Hemolytic

Neurotoxin

Other CNS Neurotoxin

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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