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|Mode of action||C – Inhibitors of photosynthesis at photosystem II (PS II inhibitors)|
|Target pests||Numerous annual and perennial broad-leaf weeds, grasses, woody weeds, small trees (various spp.) and vines|
|Formulations||Soluble concentrates, water soluble granules, granular, aqueous concentrates, water dispersible granules, wettable powder, and dry flowable|
|Home garden use||No|
|No of Australian Approvals and Registrations||11 active constituents, 49 products|
Hexazinone in preparations containing 25 per cent or less of hexazinone.
Schedule 6Hexazinone except when included in Schedule 5.
|Australian Health-based guidance values||
ADI: 0.1 mg/kg bw per day (1987)No Australian ARfD established
- Potential for environmental impact from run-off, particularly with respect to use on sugarcane.
- Effective herbicide against hard-to-kill weeds in forestry.
- It is also important in turf management.