Agent Name

Oxycarboxin

CAS Number

5259-88-1

Formula

C12-H13-N-O4-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

1,4-Oxathiin, 2,3-dihydro-5-carboxanilido-6-methyl-, 4,4-dioxide; 1,4-Oxathiin-3-carboxamide, 5,6-dihydro-2-methyl-N-phenyl-, 4,4-dioxide; 1,4-Oxathiin-3-carboxanilide, 5,6-dihydro-2-methyl-, 4,4-dioxide; 2,3-Dihydro-5-carboxanilido-6-methyl-1,4-oxathiin, 4,4-dioxide; 2,3-Dihydro-6-methyl-5-phenylcarbamoyl-1,4-oxathiin 4,4-dioxide; 5,6-Dihydro-2-methyl-1,4-oxathiin-3-carboxanilide 4,4-dioxide; 5,6-Dihydro-2-methyl-3-carboxanilido-1,4-oxathiin-4,4-dioxid [German]; 5,6-Dihydro-2-methyl-N-phenyl-1,4-oxathiin-3-carboxamide 4,4-dioxide; Carboxin sulfone; DCMOD; F 461; F 461 (Pesticide); F 461 (VAN); F461; Methyl-6 phenylcarbamoyl-5 dihydro-2,3 oxathiine-1,4-dioxyde-4,4 [French]; Oxycarboxine [ISO-French]; Plant wax; Plantvax; Plantvax 20; Vitavax sulfone; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Fungicides

Description

Off-white or white solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as systemic fungicide on ornamentals, cereals, and nursery trees; [HSDB] Used as a fungicide on ornamentals grown in a greenhouse; [EPA REDs]

Comments

Assumed to be toxicologically equivalent to carboxin; [EPA REDs] May cause irritation; Harmful by ingestion; [MSDSonline] See "Carboxin."

Reference Link

EPA Pesticide Chemical Search

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

4.2E-8 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 5,000,000 mg/m3/4h

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