Chemical Summary for Metolachlor from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of Metolachlor

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
Slight Possible No
Suspected

Identification and Use of Metolachlor

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Chloroacetanilide
Use Type Herbicide
Other Names for this Chemical
(US EPA PC Code ); (US EPA PC Code ); 108801 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 1996 (CA DPR Chem Code) ); 2-Chloro-6'-ethyl-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)-o-acetotoluidide; 2-chloro-6'-ethyl-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)acet-o-toluidide; 2-Chloro-N-(2-ethyl-6-methylphenyl)-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)acetamide; 2-Chloro-N-(2-ethyl-6-methylphenyl)-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylphenyl)acetamide; 283 (PDP Code); 288700 (Old US EPA PC Code); 288700 (US EPA PC Code Text ); 51218-45-2 (CAS number); 51218452; 51218452 (CAS number without hyphens); Acetamide, 2-chloro-N-(2-ethyl-6-methylphenyl)-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)-; Acetamide, 2-chloro-N-(6-ethyl-o-tolyl)-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)-; Bicep; CGA 24705; CGA-24705; Codal; Cotoran Multi; Dual; Methanesulfonamide, 1,1,1-trifluoro-N-(2-methyl-4-(phenylsulfonyl)phenyl)-; Metholachlore; Metolachlor; Metolachlor (ANSI); METOLACHLOR (CA DPR Chem Code Text ); metolachlore; Metolacloro; Metolakl—r; Metolochlor; Milocep, component of (with 080808); Milocep, component of (with 080808); N-(2'-Methoxy-1'-methylethyl)-2'-ethyl-6'-methyl-2-chloroacetanilide; o-Acetotoluidide, 2-chloro-6'-ethyl-N-(2-methoxy-1-methylethyl)-; Ontrack 8E; Pennant; Primagram; Primextra; S-Metolachlor and R-enantiomer; Use code no. 108801

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