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RECORD NUMBER: 954 OF 1189
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||RED facts : Daminozide /|
|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||Daminozide. ; Pesticides--Environmental aspects. ; Insecticides--Toxicology.|
|Additional Subjects||Plant growth ; Toxicity ; Pesticides ; Agricultural chemicals ; Residues ; Risk assessment ; Public health ; Ecology ; Exposure ; Pollution regulations ; Daminozide ; Reregistration ; Alar ; Use patterns ; CAS 1596-84-5|
The fact sheet summarizes the information in the RED document for daminozide, or butanedioic acid mono (2,2-diemthylhydrazide), also known by the trade name Alar. Daminozide is a systemic growth regulator registered for use on ornamentals, including potted chrysanthemums and poinsettias, and bedding plants in enclosed structures such as greenhouses, shadehouses and interiorscapes. It is formulated as a soluble concentrate and applied as a pre-plant dip and/or foliar spray.
"EPA-738-F-93-007." "September 1993." This is a Reregistration Eligibility Decision (RED) document fact sheet. Microfiche.