Trade name(s) Banvel, Banvel II, Banvel SGF, Clarity, Vanquish, Dicamba, Rifle
Manufacturer(s) BASF, Syngenta, Arysta
Formulation(s) 1, 2, and 4 lb/gal water- and oil-soluble concentrates, 10% granules
Remarks A growth-regulating herbicide readily absorbed and translocated from either roots or foliage. Effects similar to those of 2,4-D.
Water solubility 4,500 ppm
Storage conditions Store above 15°F.
Acute toxicity LD50 - 1,028 mg/kg
Action in plant Mimics natural plant hormones.
Site of action Group 4: synthetic auxin
Chemical family Benzoic acid
Koc Average is 2 mL/g