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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||RED facts : dichlobenil /|
|CORP Author||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances,|
|Subjects||Dichlobenil. ; Pesticides--Environmental aspects. ; Insecticides--Toxicology.|
|Additional Subjects||Pesticides ; Benzonitriales ; Herbicides ; Toxicity ; Risk assessment ; Humans ; Animals ; Exposure ; Environmental transport ; Chemical properties ; Environmental impacts ; Pollution regulations ; Administrative procedures ; Requirements ; Dichlobenil ; Reregistration ; 2-6-Dichlorobenzonitrile ; Use patterns ; FQPA(Food Quality Protection Act) ; CAS 1194-65-6|
This fact sheet summarizes the information in the RED document for reregistration case 0263, 2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile (commonly referred to as dichlobenil). Dichlobenil (2,6-dichlorobenzonitrile) is a herbicide used to control weeds, and grasses in argicultural, residential and industrial areas including: cranberry bogs, dichondra, ornamentals, blackberry, raspberry, and blueberry fields, apple, pear, filbert and cherry orchards, vineyards, hybrid poplar-cottonwood plantations, and rights-of-way, paved areas, sidewalks, recreational areas, and fences. Dichlobenil is also used to remove tree roots and inhibit their growth in sewers.
"EPA-738-F-98-005." "October 1998." This is a Reregistration Eligibility Decision (RED) document fact sheet. Microfiche.