Herbicide Summary - Transline

Provides post-emergence control of most broadleaf weeds including thistle and kudzu vine; applied as either a site preparation or tree release application for both conifers and hardwoods.
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Common Name: Clopyralid-40.9%

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, socks, and waterproof gloves

Carriers: Water or oil

Activity: Absorbed through foliage and root uptake

Mode of Action: Acts as natural growth regulator by disrupting plant growth process; accumulates in plant growing points, resulting in plant death

Selectivity: Most established grasses are resistant

Precautions: Do not apply to soils with rapid permeability and shallow water table; applications to actively growing conifers and hardwoods may cause needle curling or leaf burning; application to plants in the lequme family will cause severe damage

Application Methods: Foliar spray or cut surface (tree injection, hack and squirt, frill girdle, and stump treatment)

Manufacturer: Dow AgroSciences