Asulox

1 Trade nameManufacturerForm
ASULOX SELECTIVE HERBICIDEUPL AUSTRALIA LIMITEDAQUEOUS CONCENTRATE
CHEMINOVA ASULAM 400 HERBICIDEFMC AUSTRALASIA PTY LTDAQUEOUS CONCENTRATE
FARMALINX FIREFOX 400 SL HERBICIDEFARMALINX PTY LTDSOLUBLE CONCENTRATE
FMC ASSURANCE 400 HERBICIDEFMC AUSTRALASIA PTY LTDAQUEOUS CONCENTRATE
OZCROP ASULAM 400 SL SELECTIVE HERBICIDEOZCROP PTY. LTD.SOLUBLE CONCENTRATE
RAINBOW ASULAM 400 SL SELECTIVE HERBICIDESHANDONG RAINBOW INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD.SOLUBLE CONCENTRATE
RATTLER 400 HERBICIDEADAMA AUSTRALIA PTY LIMITEDAQUEOUS CONCENTRATE
TITAN ASULAM 400 HERBICIDETITAN AG PTY LTDAQUEOUS CONCENTRATE


2 PRICE:

$22.27/L

3 ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Asulam 400g/L

4 CHEMICAL GROUP: R - Carbamates

Carbamate. Inhibitors of dihydropteroate synthase (DHP inhibitors)

5 RELATED HERBICIDES:

AsuloxAsulam 400g/L

6 GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

A translocated, leaf applied herbicide.

7 APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Wetting agents and oils often improve performance.

Performance may be reduced in acid water with a pH of less than 6.

10 WATER QUALITY:

Hard water

Colloids

pH

11 COMPATIBILITY:

Trace elements.

14 HERBICIDE RESISTANCE:

18 PROTECTIVE CLOTHING:

20 MODE OF ACTION:

Diverse sites of action.

Uptake and translocation:

Leaf absorbed and translocated.

Physiological effects:

Residual Life and Breakdown:

Selectivity:

23 PLANT SYMPTOMS:

SECONDARY EFFECTS:

24 TOXICITY:

Summary:

Details:

Mammalian toxicity - Low.

Acute oral LD50 - 8000 mg/kg, [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]

Acute dermal LD50 - > mg/kg (rabbit).

Skin -

Eye -

Vapour inhalation - LC50 - > mg/L air (rat).

Chronic oral toxicity NOEL - ppm for two years.

Not mutagenic or teratogenic (i.e. does not cause cancer or reproductive problems).

Other Species -

Birds - toxicity.

Fish - toxicity LC50 > ppm.

Invertebrates - toxicity.

Bees - toxicity.

25 TOXICITY SYMPTOMS:

26 FIRST AID:

27 ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

It has a half life in soil of .

It has an EPA classification for soil mobility that ranges from

Ground water contamination

Replanting intervals

Accumulation in milk and tissues.

31 PROPERTIES:

Active is a white solid.

Water solubility at 25 C. - 5000 ppm;

Oil soluble

Octanol:Water ratio at 25 C. - at pH 5;

Vapour Pressure at 25 C. -

Dissociation constant - pKa

Melting point - 143-144 C.

Molecular weight - 230.1

Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.

33 REFERENCES:

Ashton, F.M. and Crafts, A.S. (1981) Mode of Action of Herbicides. (Wiley-Interscience publication).

Acknowledgments:

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