CAS No. 96525-23-4


Return to Flurtamone Adverse Effects

ACTIVITY: Herbicide (unclassified)

CAS Name: 5-(methylamino)-2-phenyl-4-[3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]-3(2H)-furanone


Adverse Effects:

Amyloidosis - Systemic
Body Weight Decrease


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

Germany, UK
Other Information
Molecular Formula: C18H14 F3 NO2 
Entry Year: 1986 
Inventing Company: Chevron 
Other Names: Aventis,
Of special interest:
PAN Data
3 July 2003 - Flurtamone. Sanco/10162/2003-Final. Review report for the active substance flurtamone. Finalised in the [EU] Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health at its meeting on 4 July 2003 in view of the inclusion of flurtamone in Annex I of Directive 91/414/EEC. 
December 2000 - Evaluation on: Flurtamone. No. 196. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Pesticides Safety Directorate, Mallard House, Kings Pool, 3 Peasholme Green, York YO1 7PX, UK.
Available online at

February 18, 2002 - European Commission decision to extend provisional authorisation granted for new active substances, including flurtamone
January 26, 2001 - Evaluation. European Commission, Scientific Committee on Plants.  
December 18, 1998 - Opinion. European Commission, Scientific Committee on Plants 
Glossary of Pesticide Chemicals, October 2001. A listing of pesticides subject to analysis of residues in foods and feeds by the US Food and Drug Administration.  
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: Flurtamone
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