Agent Name

Myclobutanil

CAS Number

88671-89-0

Formula

C15-H17-Cl-N4

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(4-Chlorophenyl)-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmethyl)hexanenitrile; 2-p-Chlorophenyl-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-ylmethyl)hexanenitrile; HOE 39304F; Nova (pesticide); Nova W; Nu-Flow M; RH 3866; Rally; Synthane 12E; Systhane; Systhane 6 Flo; alpha-Butyl-alpha-(4-chlorophenyl)-1H-1,2,4-triazole-1-propanenitrile; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Fungicides

Description

Light yellow solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used as broad spectrum triazole fungicide; [Merck Index] Used as a food additive; [Hawley]

Comments

Target organ in animal studies is the liver; A reproductive toxin in rats fed 3.6 mg/kg/day for 2 generations; [Reference #1] A corrosive substance that can cause permanent eye damage; [HSDB]

Reference Link

INCHEM JMPR: Myclobutanil - 1992

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.6E-6 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 5,000 mg/m3

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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