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Product Name: Spyder selective herbicide

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Identifying information, including U.S. EPA registration number, product registration status, formulation and warning label, as well as links to sources of product labels and MSDS information.
Summary of the toxicity properties of each active ingredient and the percent of each active ingredient in the product.
Approved uses for the product by general use type, pest, and crop or location.
Product registration history, including initial date registered, date cancelled (if applicable), and date registration was transferred (if applicable).
Name, address, and identifying number of the company that registered the product. Name and address of the agent, if applicable.
Complete list of names under which this product is sold. Often a company will register a single product and then sell the same product under many different brand names. The 'Distributor Name' list is a complete list of these names.

Product Identification for Spyder selective herbicide

Basic Identification Information About This Product
MSDS and Product Label
U.S. EPA Product Reg No
Product Registration Status
Acute Hazard Warning Label
Restricted Use Product
PAN Bad Actor Product:
No. of names this product is sold under
Water dispersible granule
3 Caution
Not Listed
1 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for Spyder selective herbicide

Summary Toxicity Information for the Active Ingredients in this Product
For detailed chemical information click on the chemical names below

Active Ingredients
Chemical Name
Percent Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Sulfometuron methyl 75.0 %
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page for each active ingredient.

Other Ingredients in this Product

By U.S. law, only active ingredients (AIs) are reported. In addition to active ingredients, pesticide products may contain one or more "inert" ingredients. Many "inert" ingredients in current use have known adverse human and environmental effects.

U.S. EPA statement on inerts      U.S. EPA list of inerts     NCAP Inerts Report (pdf)


Registered Uses in the U.S. for Spyder selective herbicide


Herbicide terrestrial


No pest , Weeds , Broadleaf weeds , Herbaceous weeds , Pigweed , Seaside heliotrope , Chickweed , Bouncingbet , Common chickweed , Prickly coontail , Spreading orach , Kochia , Russian thistle , Common yarrow , Ragweed , Western ragweed , Musk thistle , Purple starthistle , Canada thistle , Horseweed , Dogfennel , White snakeroot , Sunflower , Prickly lettuce , Tansy ragwort , Goldenrod , Annual sowthistle , Common dandelion , Mustard , Yellow rocket , Black mustard , Shepherdspurse , Whitetop , Hoary cress , Tansymustard , Tumble mustard , Nutsedge , Yellow nutsedge , Horsetail , Turkey mullein , Spotted spurge , Redstem filaree , Whitestem filaree , Carolina geranium , Grasses , Jointed goatgrass , Wild oat , Signalgrass , Broadleaf panicum , Smooth brome , Ripgut brome , Red brome , Cheat , Downy brome , Crabgrass , Saltgrass , Barnyardgrass , Fescue , Red fescue , Alta fescue , Foxtail barley , Little barley , Sprangletop , Ryegrass , Italian ryegrass , Panicum , Narrow panicum , Fall panicum , Bahiagrass , Reed canarygrass , Annual bluegrass , Kentucky bluegrass , Foxtail , Yellow foxtail , Johnsongrass , Wheat (volunteer) , Indiangrass , Foxtail fescue , Burclover , Sweetclover , Yellow sweetclover , Kudzu , Crimson clover , Vetch , Common mallow , Little mallow , Willowweed , Fireweed , Pokeweed , Buckhorn plantain , Curly dock , Wild blackberry , Bedstraw , Common speedwell , Wild carrot , Annual ryegrass , Plant regulator (inhibit seed production)

Crops and Locations

Hardwood trees (forest) (soil treatment) , Conifers (forest) (soil treatment) , Conifer release (foliar treatment) , American sycamore (forest) , American sycamore (forest) (soil treatment) , Ash (forest) , Ash (forest) (soil treatment) , Baldcypress (forest) , Chestnut (forest) , Douglas-fir (forest) (foliar treatment) , Douglas-fir (forest) (soil treatment) , Oak (forest) , Poplar (forest) , Poplar (forest) (soil treatment) , Coast redwood (forest) (foliar treatment) , Coast redwood (forest) (soil treatment) , Sweetgum (forest) , Sweetgum (forest) (soil treatment) , Grand fir (forest) (foliar treatment) , Grand fir (forest) (soil treatment) , Ponderosa pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Ponderosa pine (forest) (soil treatment) , White fir (forest) (soil treatment) , Jack pine (forest) (dormant application) , Loblolly pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Loblolly pine (forest) (soil treatment) , Lodgepole pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Lodgepole pine (forest) (soil treatment) , Longleaf pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Longleaf pine (forest) (soil treatment) , Eastern white pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Eastern white pine (forest) (dormant application) , Western white pine (forest) , Western white pine (forest) (soil treatment) , Slash pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Slash pine (forest) (soil treatment) , Black spruce (forest) (soil treatment) , White spruce (forest) (dormant application) , Red maple (forest) , Red maple (forest) (soil treatment) , White ash (forest) , White ash (forest) (soil treatment) , Virginia pine (forest) (foliar treatment) , Virginia pine (forest) (soil treatment) , Virginia pine (forest) (dormant application) , White oak group (forest/shelterbelt) , White oak (forest) (soil treatment) , Red oak (forest) (soil treatment) , Red oak (dormant application) , Western larch (forest) (foliar treatment) , Western larch (forest) (soil treatment) , Cherry bark oak (foliar treatment) , Ornamental plants (plant bed) , Ornamental turf (foliar treatment) , Bahiagrass (ornamental turf) (foliar treatment) , Bermudagrass (ornamental turf) (foliar treatment) , Centipedegrass (ornamental turf) (foliar treatment) , Crested wheatgrass (ornamental turf) (foliar treatment) , Smooth bromegrass (ornamental turf) (foliar treatment) , Swamps/marshes/bogs/standing water (vegetation) (foliar treatment) , Flood plain (dry) (foliar treatment) , Construction depressions (water treatment) , Man-made depressions (water treatment) , Intermittently flooded areas (perimeters) , Temporary rain pools (perimeters) , Noncrop areas (soil treatment) , Military installations (outdoor) (soil treatment) , Airports (soil treatment) , Rights-of-way (highway) , Roadways , Roadsides (soil treatment) , Railroads (soil treatment) , Rights-of-way (utility) (soil treatment) , Rights-of-way (pipeline) (soil treatment) , Industrial plant sites , Industrial sites (soil treatment) , Lumber yards (soil treatment) , Petroleum pumping station (soil treatment) , Parking lots , Pre-paving treatment (soil treatment) , Pre-paving treatment (asphalt) (soil treatment) , Rights-of-way (soil treatment) , Fencerows (nonagricultural) (soil treatment) , Storage areas (outdoor) , Aerial application (rotary aircraft) , Tank mix

U.S. Product Registration History for Spyder selective herbicide

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
Mar 5, 2003  

Company and Agent Information for Spyder selective herbicide

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Nufarm americas inc.
150 harvester drive, suite 200
Burr ridge, IL 60527
Company Number: 000228
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for Spyder selective herbicide

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
Spyder selective herbicide Nufarm americas inc. Parent Product Mar 5, 2003 Active
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