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Product Name: Contain 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 Contain 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
Emulsifiable concentrate
3 Caution
Not Listed
1 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for Contain 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
Imazapyr, isopropylamine salt 14.2 % Not Likely No
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)


Historic Uses in the U.S. for Contain herbicide

Note! This product is now cancelled, when it was registered it was used for the following:


Herbicide terrestrial


Pigweed , Mullein , Purslane , Maple , Boxelder , Red maple , Carpetweed , Sumac , Poison ivy , Milkweed , Trumpetcreeper , Honeysuckle , Common chickweed , Lambsquarters , Nettleleaf goosefoot , Kochia , Common ragweed , Western ragweed , Giant ragweed , Woolyleaf bursage , Burdock , Yellow starthistle , Oxeye daisy , Canada thistle , Bull thistle , Texas thistle , Horseweed , Fleabane , Dogfennel , Sunflower , Camphorweed , Wild lettuce , Goldenrod , Sowthistle , Dandelion , Cocklebur , Morningglory , Field bindweed , Hedge bindweed , Dogwood , Wild turnip , Indian mustard , Tansymustard , Pepperweed , Persimmon , Chinese tallowtree , Oak , Filaree , Carolina geranium , Quackgrass , Beardgrass , Big bluestems , Prairie threeawn , Wild oat , Paragrass , Broadleaf signalgrass , Smooth brome , Cheat , Downy brome , Sandbur , Bermudagrass , Orchardgrass , Crabgrass , Saltgrass , Goosegrass , Lovegrass , Fescue , Wild barley , Italian ryegrass , Wirestem muhly , Witchgrass , Fall panicum , Guineagrass , Torpedograss , Dallisgrass , Vaseygrass , Bahiagrass , Reed canarygrass , Timothy , Phragmites , Annual bluegrass , Canada bluegrass , Kentucky bluegrass , Foxtail , Johnsongrass , Prairie cordgrass , Sand dropseed , Sweetgum , Hickory , Sassafras , Clover , Lespedeza , Sweetclover , Kudzu , Greenbrier , Yellow poplar , Little mallow , Mulberry , Privet , Ash , Yellow woodsorrel , Pokeweed , Plantain , Redvine , Smartweed , Wild buckwheat , Dock , Sorrel , Minerslettuce , Primrose , Hawthorn , Cherry , Wild rose , Macartney rose , Multiflora rose , Blackberry , Dewberry , Poplar , Willow , Silverleaf nightshade , Saltcedar , Cattail , Wild carrot , Wild parsnip , Hoary vervain , Virginia creeper , Wild grape

Crops and Locations

Farm buildings (outdoor) , Ditch banks , Farm yards (foliar treatment) , Farm roads (foliar treatment) , Noncrop areas (foliar treatment) , Utility buildings (foliar treatment) , Fencerows (nonagricultural) (foliar treatment)

U.S. Product Registration History for Contain herbicide

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
Jul 21, 1987  
Cancellation Date:
Mar 11, 2009  
Cancel/Transfer Reason:
Company request

Company and Agent Information for Contain herbicide

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Basf corporation
26 davis drive
Research triangle park, NC 27709
Company Number: 000241
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for Contain herbicide

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
Contain herbicide Basf corporation Parent Product Jul 21, 1987 Mar 11, 2009
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