Butylate

Trade name(s) Sutan, Sutan + (butylate plus safener)

Manufacturer(s) Helm Agro

Formulation(s) 6.7 lb/gal emulsifiable concentrate

Remarks A thiocarbamate compound used as a selective preplant-incorporated herbicide. Because of its volatility, it must be incorporated immediately after application.

Water solubility 45 ppm

Storage conditions Stable at moderate temperatures. If frozen, roll container to mix.

Acute toxicity LD50 - 3,878 mg/kg

Action in plant Inhibits shoot growth.

Site of action Group 8: lipid synthesis inhibitor but not an ACCase inhibitor

Chemical family Thiocarbamate

Koc Average is 400 mL/g