Herbicide Summary - Accord XRT II

Controls annual and perennial weeds, and woody plants in natural and production (plantation) forests for site preparation, mid-rotation release treatments, and timber stand improvement activities
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Updated: October 21, 2011

Common Name: Glyphosate--50.2%

Formulation: Water-soluble liquid (amine salt)

Signal Word: Caution

Toxicity: Practically nontoxic; oral LD50: >5,000 mg/kg

Use Classification: General use

Minimum Required Personal Protective Equipment: Long-sleeved shirt, long pants, chemical-resistant gloves, shoes, and socks

Carriers: Water

Activity: Absorbed through foliage and cut surface

Mode of Action: Inhibits the production of an enzyme found only in plants that is essential to formation of specific amino acids

Selectivity: Nonselective, broad-spectrum control

Precautions: Avoid herbicide contact with foliage and green stems of desirable plants and trees. Do not apply directly to water.

Application Methods: Foliar spray, cut stump, stem injection, frill girdle

Manufacturer: Dow AgroSciences