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Substance Name

Quizalofop-ethyl
Identification Number: CASRN | 76578-14-8

  Substance Attributes


  • Birth/Developmental

    Known to effect development of fetus.

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  • CATEGORIES: Synthetic Toxin | Pesticide | PESTICIDE active ingredient | Pesticide or Plant Growth Regulator Approved in Australia
  • SUBSTANCE LINEAGE: Organic Compounds | Organooxygen Compounds | Ethers | Diarylethers | Phenoxyacetic Acid Derivatives
  • SYNONYMS: Ethyl 2-{3-[(6-chloro-2-quinoxalinyl)oxy]phenoxy}propanoate | Ethyl 2-{3-[(6-chloroquinoxalin-2-yl)oxy]phenoxy}propanoate | Quizaloofop
  • DESCRIPTION: Quizalofop-ethyl is a selective, postemergence phenoxy herbicide. It is used to control annual and perennial grass weeds in potatoes, soybeans, sugar beets, peanuts vegetables, cotton and flax. The compound is absorbed from the leaf surface and is moved throughout the plant. It accumulates in the active growing regions of stems and roots.
  • COMMENTS: Residues of this pesticide are tested for on Australian Foods | Pesticide approved in Australia
  • toxin chemical structure pubchem
  • FORMULA: C19H17ClN2O4
  • DATA SOURCES: DATA SOURCES: T3DB | PubChem | OEHHA | Compendium of Pesticide Common Names | APVMA
  • LAST UPDATE: 28/04/2018

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  • TOXIN SITES OF ACTION IN CELL: "Membrane"
  • Additional Exposure Routes: This is a man-made compound that is used as a pesticide.

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