Agent Name

Oxadixyl

CAS Number

77732-09-3

Formula

C14-H18-N2-O4

Major Category

Pesticides

Synonyms

2-Methoxy-N-(2-oxo-1,3-oxazolidin-3-yl)acet-2',6'-xylidide; 2-Methoxy-N-(2-oxo-1,3-oxazolidine-3-yl)-acet-2,6-xylidine [French]; M 10797; N-(2,6-Dimethylphenyl)-2-methoxy-N-(2-oxo-3-oxazolidinyl)acetamide; Recoil; Ripost; SAN 371; SAN 371F; Sandofan; Wakil; Acetamide, N-(2,6-dimethylphenyl)-2-methoxy-N-(2-oxo-3-oxazolidinyl)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Fungicides

Description

Colorless solid; [Merck Index] Colorless crystalline solid; [Dr. Ehrenstorfer GmbH MSDS]

Sources/Uses

An oxizolidinone systemic fungicide; [Merck Index] Used as systemic fungicide for seed treatment of various food crops; Also used on vetch (flowering plants in the legume family), golf courses, and residential lawns; [Reference #1]

Comments

Causes changes in liver weight, other liver changes, and weight loss in 2-year oral study of rats; [RTECS] Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Vapors and/or dust can cause eye injury on repeated exposure; [Dr. Ehrenstorfer GmbH MSDS]

Restricted

Registration for use in the US voluntarily cancelled in 2001; Registrants requested cancellation due to a drop in demand; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

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Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.48E-8 mm Hg

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