Agent Name

Sethoxydim

CAS Number

74051-80-2

Formula

C17-H29-N-O3-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-(1-(Ethoxyimino)butyl)-5-(2-(ethylthio)propyl)-3-hydroxy-2-cyclohexen-1-one; Aljaden; BAS 9052; BAS 90520H; BAS 9052H; Checkmate; Cyethoxydim; Expand; Fervinal; Grasidim; NABU; NP 55; Poast; SN 81742; Sethoxydime [ISO-French]; Tritex-extra; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Odorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as selective post-emergence herbicide for control of annual and perennial grasses in vegetables, fruits, nuts, ornamentals, and other crops; [HSDB]

Comments

No teratogenesis in a single study of pregnant rabbits; [REPROTOX]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.6E-7 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) = 6,280 mg/m3/4h

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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