Common Name: Glyphosate- 53.8%
Formulation: Water-soluble liquid (amine salt)
Signal Word: Caution
Toxicity: Practically nontoxic; oral LD (50):>5,000 mg/kg
Use Classification: General Use
Minimum Required Personal Protective Equipment: Long-sleeved shirt, long pants, shoes, and socks
Activity: Absorbed through foliage or cut surface
Mode of Action: Inhibits the production of enzyme necessary for producing essential amino acids; also inhibits the synthesis of chlorophyll, causing the leaves to lose color.
Selectivity: Nonselective, broad-spectrum control
Precautions: Avoid herbicide contact with foliage and green stems of desirable plants and trees
Application Methods: Foliar spray, cut stump, stem injection, frill girdle
Uses: Controls annual and perennial weeds, grasses, vines, and woody plants; ground broadcast treatments for hardwood brush and fern control; ground or aerial broadcast treatments for pine release; specific formulation available for pine planting site preparation; can be used in and around water and wetlands found in forestry sites.