CAS No. 66332-96-5
(Alt. CAS No. 84461-35-8)

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Adverse Effects

ACTIVITY: Fungicide (benzanilide)

CAS Name: N-[3-(1-methylethoxy)phenyl]-2-(trifluoromethyl)benzamide


Adverse Effects:

Body Weight Decrease

Environmental Effects:

Highly persistent in soil.

Anaerobic Aquatic Metabolism: Flutolanil had a half-life of >13 years.

Regulatory Information
(only comprehensive for the US)
US EPA Registered: Yes 
US EPA PC Code: 128975 
California Chemical Code 2305 
US Tolerances: CFR 180.484 
US EPA Permit Date
and Registrant:
1993, Nor-Am 
European Commission: 1995: Banned to persistence
Registered use in
(includes only a limited list of countries)

Finland, Japan, Netherlands, US
Japan's Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs) Brussel sprouts, Cabbage, Cucumber, Eggplant, Ginger, Japanese pear, Konjac, Lettuce, Mitsuba, Other composite vegs, Peanuts (dry), Pear, Pimento sweet pepper), Potato, Rice, Soybeans, Spinach, Sugar beet, Tomato, Welsh (including Leek), Wheat  
US Maximum Residue Levels permitted in food commodities
permitted in or on 43 food commodities, including:
Cattle, Egg, Goat, Hog, Horse, Milk, Peanut, Potato, Poultry, Rice, Sheep
Other Information
Molecular Formula: C17H16 F3 NO2 
Entry Year: 1987 
Manufacturers: Gowan,
Nihon Nohyuku
Other Names: Contrast, Folistar,
Flutolanili (Finland)
Moncut, Moncutt,
NNF-136, Prostar
Manufacture site: JAPAN:
Central Glass Co., Limited, Ube Plant, Yamaguchi
Of special interest:
PAN Data 
Material Safety Data Sheets & Labels
US EPA IRIS for Flutolanil (Integrated Risk Information System)
April 2004 - International Programme on Chemical Safety
Chemical Dangers:
The substance decomposes on burning producing toxic and corrosive fumes including hydrogen fluoride, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide.
Combustible. Liquid formulations containing organic solvents may be flammable.
December 19, 2002 - New York DEC Letter - Registration of a Major Label Change for (Moncoat).  
List of fungicide products - partial list
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.  
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: Flutolanil  

US Federal Register

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Date Published Docket Identification Number Details
August 17, 2005 OPP-2005-0222

Requests to Voluntarily Cancel Certain Pesticide Registrations.

Registration no. Product Name Chemical Name Registrants Requesting Voluntary Cancellation
010163-00247 Flutolanil Technical Flutolanil Gowan Co, PO Box 5569, Yu, AZ
August 3, 2005 OPP-2005-0201

Cancellation of Pesticides for Non-payment of Year 2005 Registration Maintenance Fees.

Section 24(c) Registrations canceled for non-payment of the 2005
maintenance fee are shown in the following Table 1:

Table 1.--Section 24(c) Registrations Canceled for Non-Payment of Maintenance Fee

SLN no. Product Name
071111 WA-04-0032 Moncut 70-DF
010163 WI-02-0002 Moncut 70-DF
August 18, 2004 OPP-2004-0054 Notice of Receipt of Requests To Voluntarily Cancel Certain Pesticide Registrations.
Registration No. Product Name EPA Company No. Company Name and Address
071711 OR-02-0007  Moncut 70-DF 071711 Nichino America, Inc.,
4550 New
Linden Hill Rd., Suite 501,
Wilmington, DE 19808.
April 16, 2003 OPP-2003-0116.

Requests to voluntarily cancel certain pesticide registrations. EPA is issuing a notice of receipt of request by registrants to voluntarily cancel certain pesticide registrations. Unless a request is withdrawn by October 13, 2003, or May 16, 2003 for EPA Registration Numbers: 003008-00021, 075341-00001, and 075341-00007, orders will be issued canceling these registrations.

Product Registration Number Company Name and Address
Moncut 70-DF 071711 ID-02-0005 Nichino America, Inc.,
4550 New Linden Hill Rd., Suite 501,
Wilmington, DE 19808.
Moncut 50WP 071711 OR-01-0015
Aug 7, 2002 OPP-2002-0122

Cancellation of Certain Pesticides.

-- 071711-00009 - Flutolanil Technical

Feb 20, 2001 OPP-301094

AVENTIS - Pesticde Tolerances. - FINAL RULE. This regulation establishes tolerances for residues of the fungicide and metabolites converted to 2- (trifluoromethyl) benzoic acid, calculated as flutolanil in or on rice grain, rice straw, rice hulls, rice bran, potatoes, and potato, wet peel.

Jan 24, 2000 PF-914 AGR EVO - Pesticide Tolerances Petition. EPA has received pesticide petitions (PP 6F4693, PP 4F4380) from AgrEvo USA Company to amend 40 CFR part 180 by establishing tolerances for residues of flutolanil in or on the raw agricultural commodities potatoes at 0.20 ppm, and potato waste (wet) at 0.40 ppm, rice at 2.0 ppm, rice straw at 12.0 ppm, and in or on the processed food commodities rice hulls at 7.0 ppm and rice bran at 3.0 ppm.

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