HerbicidePendimethalin

NOMENCLATURE Common name pendimethalin (BSI, E-ISO, ANSI, WSSA) Chemical Abstracts name N-(1-ethylpropyl)-3,4-dimethyl-2,6-dinitrobenzenamine CAS No. 40487-42-1 Structure.

Chemistry

Selective herbicide, absorbed by the roots and leaves. Affected plants die shortly after germination or following emergence from the soil.

 Use

Control of most annual grasses and many annual broad-leaved weeds, at 0.6-2.4 kg a.i./ha, in cereals, onions, leeks, garlic, fennel, maize, sorghum, rice, soya beans, peanuts, brassicas, carrots, celery, black salsify, peas, field beans, lupins, evening primrose, tulips, potatoes, cotton, hops, pome fruit, stone fruit, berry fruit (including strawberries), citrus fruit, lettuce, aubergines, capsicums, established turf, and in transplanted tomatoes, sunflowers, and tobacco. Applied pre-plant incorporated, pre-emergence, pre-transplanting, or early post-emergence. Also used for control of suckers in tobacco.

Production formulation

Pendimethalin 95%TC
Pendimethalin 33%EC
Pendimethalin 40%EC
Pendimethalin 50%EC

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