- Sodium 5-((2-chloro-alpha,alpha,alpha-trifluoro-p-tolyl)oxy)-2-nitrobenzoate
- 5-(2-Chloro-4-(trifluoro-methyl)phenoxy)-2-nitro-benzoic acid, sodium salt
Post-emergence herbicide for annual broadleaf weeds (some side effects on some grasses) on soybeans, peanuts, rice. Controls weeds such as annual morning glory, cocklebur, jimson weed, hemp sesbania, nightshade, pigweed (amaranthus spp.), Smartweed, tropic croton, velvet leaf, and certain other weeds.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
EC Index Number
Harmful; Irritant; Dangerous for the Environment
Agricultural Chemical and Pesticide; Mutagen
1.26 g/cm3 (23 C)
Solubility in water
> 250 g/L at 25 C
Hazards and Protection.
Keep closed in a cool dry location.
Do not wear contact lenses. Laboratory use only Avoid direct physical contact. Handle only in a chemical hood.
Protective clothing includes goggles, impermeable gloves and apron when handling undiluted product. Protective clothing and boots when handling undiluted and diluted product.
OSHA/MSHA approved respirator.
Evacuate area. Wear appropriate protective equipment. Ventilate area. Sweep up and place in an appropriate container. Wash contaminated surfaces to remove resuidue.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.
Irritation to muscous membranes and slightly toxic.
Irritation. Vapors/dust can cause injury and burns.
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
If symptoms develop, move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. If breathing is difficult, administer oxygen. Keep person warm and quiet; seek immediate medical attention.
Remove contaminated clothing. Wash exposed area with soap and water. If symptoms persist, seek medical attention. Launder clothing before reuse.
If symptoms develop, immediately move individual away from exposure and into fresh air. Flush eyes gently with water for at least 15 minutes while holding eyelids apart; seek immediate medical attention.