Oxadiazon is a light yellow powder.
Melting point: 70C. Vapor pressure: <133 uPa at 20 C. Solubility in
water at 20C is 0.7mg/l, in methyl or ethyl is 100g/l; in
cyclohexane?is 200g/l; in acetone is 600g/l;in benzene,
chloroform,dimethyl benzene is 1000g/l. It's stable in room
Oxadiazon is practically nontoxic to mammals
based on studies.LD50s of 3500 and >5,000 mg/kg were reported in
oral rat studies. An LD50 of 5,200 mg/kg was reported following
dermal exposure in rats. In rabbits, a dermal LD50 of >2,000 mg/kg
Oxadiazon is a selective, peremergent herbicide for
control of many annual grasses and broadleaf weeds in turf and on a
wide variety of woody ornamental shrubs, vines and trees. It
controls weeds by killin the young weed seedlings as they come in
contact with herbicide during germination.