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Testing Status of Benomyl 10970-L


CASRN: 17804-35-2

Formula: C14-H18-N4-O3

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Benlate
  • Carbamic acid, (1-((butylamino)carbonyl)-1H-benzimidazol-2-yl)-, methyl ester

Known Uses

Fungicide registered for agricultural crops & ornamentals; ascaricide; to increase rate of biological oxidation of sewage & fertilizers; vet: anthelmintic. Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (053802)  Completed 
    • Citation: Zeiger, E., Anderson, B., Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., and Mortelmans, K. Salmonella mutagenicity tests. IV. Results from the testing of 300 chemicals Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 11 (Suppl 12) (1988) 1-158
    •  Negative