Agent Name

Thiazopyr

CAS Number

117718-60-2

Formula

C16-H17-F5-N2-O2-S

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

MON 13200; MON 13211; Mandate; Methyl 2-(difluoromethyl)-5-(4,5-dihydro-2-thiazolyl)-4-(2-methylpropyl)-6-(trifluoromethyl)-3-pyridinecarboxylate; Thiazophyr; Visor; 3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, 2-(difluoromethyl)-5-(4,5-dihydro-2-thiazolyl)-4-(2-methylpropyl)-6-(trifluoromethyl)-, methyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Herbicides, Other

Description

Light orange solid; [Merck Index] Light tan solid with an odor of sulfur; [HSDB] Light tan crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as pre-emergence herbicide for control of annual grasses and broad-leaved weeds in tree fruits, vines, citrus, sugar cane, pineapples, alfalfa, and forestry; [HSDB]

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.25E-6 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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