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Product Name: Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide

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Product Identification for Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide

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
Ready-to-use solution
3 Caution
2 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide

Summary Toxicity Information for the Active Ingredients in this Product
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Active Ingredients
Chemical Name
Percent Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Thiram 10.0 % Unclassifiable No
Carboxin 10.0 % 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)


Registered Uses in the U.S. for Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide




Damping-off (rhizoctonia) , Seed disease (helminthosporium) , Seed decay , Seed rot (rhizoctonia) , Seed disease organisms , Seedling diseases , Seed and seedling diseases (rhizoctonia solani) , Soreshin (rhizoctonia) , Covered smut (ustilago hordei) , Flag smut (urocystis) , Loose smut (ustilago nuda) , Loose smut of wheat/barley (ustilago tritici) , Common bunt (tilletia foetida) , Fusarium , Helminthosporium , Phomopsis , Pythium , Sclerotinia

Crops and Locations

Beans (dry) (seed treatment) , Barley (seed treatment) , Oats (seed treatment) , Rice (seed treatment) , Wheat (seed treatment) , Triticale (seed treatment) , Cotton (acid delinted) (seed treatment) , Cotton (machine delinted) (seed treatment) , Soybeans (seed treatment)

U.S. Product Registration History for Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
May 31, 1988  

Company and Agent Information for Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Bayer cropscience lp
2 t.w. alexander drive
Research triangle park, NC 27709
Company Number: 000264
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
Rtu-vitavax-thiram seed protectant fungicide Bayer cropscience lp Parent Product May 31, 1988 Active
Vitavax t-l seed protectant fungicide Bayer cropscience lp Distributor Product Oct 4, 2005 Active
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