Acifluorfen

[Acifluorfen] CAS[50594-66-6] UN3077

= 5-[2-Chloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)phenoxy]-2-nitrobenzoic acid

Trade name

Acifluorfen: Blazer

Chemical formula

C14H7ClF3NO5, C14H6ClF3NNaO5

Purpose for use

Herbicide.

Mode of action

Protoporphyrino-oxidase (PPO) inhibition.

Toxicity

LD50 (oral): rat (male) 1540 mg/kg

Test organisms

Green algae (formerly including protozoa): Chlamydomonas reinharditii (ref. ID; 4558)