Butachlor

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Butachlor
Butachlor structure.svg
Identifiers
CAS number 23184-66-9 YesY
PubChem 31677
ChemSpider 29376
UNII 94NU90OO5K
EC number 245-477-8
KEGG C10931
ChEMBL CHEMBL1399036
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties[1]
Molecular formula C17H26ClNO2
Molar mass 311.85 g mol−1
Appearance Light yellow oil
Density 1.0695 g/cm3
Solubility in water 20 mg/L (20 °C)
Hazards
R-phrases R22 R50/53
S-phrases S60 S61
Flash point 100 °C (212 °F; 373 K) [2]
LD50 1740 mg/kg (oral, rat)[1]
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Butachlor is an herbicide of the acetanilide class.[3] It is used as a selective pre-emergent herbicide.[1] Extensively used in India in the form of granules in rice as post emergence herbicide

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Merck Index, 11th Edition, 1498
  2. ^ Butachlor at Sigma-Aldrich
  3. ^ Butachlor, alanwood.net