Trade name(s) Balan
Manufacturer(s) Loveland Products
Formulation(s) 1.5 lb/gal emulsifiable concentrate, 2.5% granule, 60% dry flowable
Remarks A dinitroaniline compound used as preplant, soil-incorporated, selective herbicide. Requires incorporation with or immediately after application to prevent loss of activity. Residual activity at higher rates or in dry regions may be a problem on subsequent crops.
Water solubility 0.1 ppm
Storage conditions Store above 40°F. If frozen, poor weed control may result.
Acute toxicity LD50 - 5,000 mg/kg
Action in plant Inhibits mitosis, both in shoots and in roots.
Site of action Group 3: microtubule assembly inhibitor
Chemical family Dinitroaniline
Koc Average is 10,000 mL/g