Agent Name

Naptalam-sodium

CAS Number

132-67-2

Formula

C18-H13-N-O3.Na

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

Alanap; Alanap-3; Benzoic acid, 2-((1-naphthalenylamino)carbonyl)-, monosodium salt; N-1-Naphthylphthalamic acid sodium salt; Naptalam sodium; Naptalam sodium salt; Naptalam-sodium; Nip-A-Thin 602; Phthalamic acid, N-1-naphthyl-, monosodium salt; Phthalamic acid, N-1-naphthyl-, sodium salt; Sodium N-1-naphthylphthalamate; Sodium N-1-naphthylphthalamic acid; Sodium NPA; Sodium naptalam; alpha-Naphthylphthalamic acid sodium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Naptalam: Solid; [Merck Index]

Sources/Uses

Used as herbicide (soybeans, peanuts, and other crops) and fruit thinner; [HSDB] Registered as a pre-emergent herbicide for broadleaf weeds in cucurbits and woody nursery stock; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

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Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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