Chemical Summary for Paraquat dichloride from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of Paraquat dichloride

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Not Likely No Potential
Suspected

Identification and Use of Paraquat dichloride

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Bipyridylium
Use Type Herbicide
Other Names for this Chemical
061601 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 1,1'-Dimethyl-4,4'-bipyridinium dichloride; 1,1'-Dimethyl-4,4'-dipyridylium dichloride; 1601 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 1910-42-5 (CAS number); 1910425; 1910425 (CAS number without hyphens); 4,4'-Bipyridinium, 1,1'-dimethyl-, dichloride; Crisquat; Cyclone Herbicide; Dextrone X; Dexuron; Dichloride salt of paraquat; Dicloreto De Paraquate; DicloretoDeParaquate; Esgram; Gramixel; Gramonol; Gramoxone; Gramoxone dichloride; Gramoxone S; Gramoxone W; Gramuron; Methyl viologen dichloride; N,N'-Dimethyl-4,4'-bipyridinium dichloride; N,N'-Dimethyl-4,4'-bipyridylium dichloride; Ortho Paraquat CL; Para-Col; Paraquat; Paraquat (ANSI); Paraquat dichloride; PARAQUAT DICHLORIDE (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); Paraquat-dichloride; Paraquatdichloride; Paraquate; Paraquato; Pathclear; Pillarxone; Terraklene, component of (with 080807); Terraklene, component of (with 080807); Totacol; Toxer Total; Viologen, methyl-; Weedol (Use 2 code nos. 061601 and 032201); Weedol (Use 2 code nos. 061601 and 032201); Weedol (Use 2 EPA PC code nos. 061601 and 032201); Yes (US EPA PC Code )

Additional Information for Paraquat dichloride

Help Using this Information
Understanding this Summary Docs/ref_help11.html
More Information About This Chemical
Chemical Details on the Web www.PesticideInfo.org/Detail_Chemical.jsp?Rec_Id=PC33358
This database and website are updated and enhanced by Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA). The project is made possible by our Sponsors and by PANNA general funds. We need your support to maintain and improve this system. Please support the database and website — donate to PANNA.