Table 1.

Chemical characteristics of the investigated effectors

CharacteristicGoltix WGFlüssig HerbogilaOleo FC
ManufacturerBayer AGRhône-PoulencFeinchemie Schwebda GmbH
FormulationWater-dispersible granulesSpray emulsionEmulsifiable concentrate
Chemical classTriazinon derivativePhenol derivativeMineral oil
Active ingredientMetamitron (herbicide)Dinoterb (herbicide)Paraffin oil (additive)
Chemical expression3-Methyl-4-amino-6-phenyl-1,2,4-triazin-5-(4H)-one2-tert-Butyl-4,6-dinitrophenolNDc
Sum formulaC10H10N4OC10H12N2O5ND
Amt of active ingredient710 g/kg250 g/liter803 g/liter
Field dose5–10 kg/ha4–5.5 liters/ha5 liters/ha in mixture
Concn of the product in soilb93.3 mg/kg (10×)7.3 μl/kg (1×)66.7 μl/kg (10×)
  • a No longer approved as a herbicide in Germany.

  • b Simulated concentration in soil after penetration of field-related dose into the upper 0.5 cm (10×) or 5 cm (1×).

  • c ND, not determined.