Butachlor (CAS 23184-66-9)

Synonym:   N-(Butoxymethyl)-2-chloro-2′,6′-diethylacetanilide

CAS Number:      23184-66-9

Molecular Weight:     311.85

Molecular Formula:    C17H26ClNO2

Solubility:      Soluble in water (slightly), methanol, and chloroform.

Storage:   Store at room temperature

Melting Point:   -5 °C

Boiling Point:   157 °C at 5.25 mmHg

Density:   1.07 g/mL

Butachlor is an herbicide of the acetanilide class. It is acclimated as a careful pre-emergent herbicide. Extensively acclimated in India in the anatomy of granules in rice as column actualization herbicide.