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Orthosulfamuron: Human Health Risk Assessment for Proposed Use on Rice.

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The new active ingredient (a.i.), orthosulfamuron, is a systemic herbicide belonging to the sulfamoylurea class of chemicals. This new active ingredient is being proposed for control of various weeds in rice. The mode of action for orthysulfamuron is through inhibition of the plant enzyme acetolactate synthase, which is also known as acetohydroxy acid synthase.

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Date:
Reference #:
2007
P.2007.2
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Yes
EPA Office:
Office of Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances
Office Suboffice:
Office of Registration Action 2
Office Division:
Health Effects Division
EPA Author:
Bailey, Karlyn J.; Dotson, Douglas; Figueroa, Zaida
Document Type:
Risk Assessment
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Not Reported
Pages:
65

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