CAS No. 136426-54-5

Return to Fluquinconazole Adverse Effects

ACTIVITY: Fungicide (conazole)

CAS NAME: 3-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)-6-fluoro-2-(1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-yl)-4(3H)-quinazolinone


Adverse Effects:

Body Weight Decrease
Endocrine: Breast
Endocrine: Pituitary

Endocrine: Thyroid


Highly toxic to fish and algae.

Regulatory Information
(only comprehensive for the US)
US EPA Registered: No 
Registered use in
(includes only a limited list of countries)

Australia, Germany, Hungary, Portugal, South Africa, UK
Other Information
Molecular Formula: C16H8Cl2 F N5O 
Entry Year: 1994 
Manufacturers: Aventis 
Other Names: Castellan, Jockey,
SN-597265, Vista CT,
CR 19991
Manufacture site: UK:
Aventis CropScience UK Limited
Hauxton Cambridge CB2 5HU
Of special interest:
PAN Data 
Material Safety Data Sheets & Labels
Evaluation on: Fluquinconazole. May 1999. No. 184. Evaluation of Fully Approved or Provisionally Approved Products. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Pesticides Safety Directorate, Mallard House, Kings Pool, 3 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7 PX, UK. Available online at http://www.pesticides.gov.uk/citizen/evaluations/evallist.htm
September 2003 - Material Safety Data Sheet for Vision 250 SC Fungicide. Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd. Australia.
April 2002 - Beer in the UK: 23 organofluorine pesticides approved for use on malting barley. Published by the British Beer and Pubs Association and Brewing Research International. 
April 17, 2002 - Bayer's acquistion of Aventis. Discussion of Fluquinconazole. European Commission press release.   
August, 2001 - IR-4 New Products/Transitional Solution List - This list contains brief descriptions of numerous new pest control materials that have been introduced over the last several years. Additionally, it contains information on some "older" crop protection chemicals that are believed to have room for new uses. This List includes: Fluquinconazole  

October 2001- Glossary of Pesticide Chemicals. A listing of pesticides subject to analysis of residues in foods and feeds by the US Food and Drug Administration.

"8.5.4 Imported Foods. The following are the quantities of foods that have been imported into Australia in 1999 and 2000. This data are for foods for which reductions and deletions of MRLs are proposed."

Fluquinconazole 1999 2000
Apple 33 tonnes 16 tonnes
Pear 137 tonnes 11 tonnes
Ref: May 8, 2002. Final Assessment Report [Inquiry - S.17]. Application A447. Maximum Residue Limits. ANZFA. Australia New Zealand Food Authority.

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