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dalapon

[′dal·ə‚pän]
(organic chemistry)
Generic name for 2,2-dichloropropionic acid; a liquid with a boiling point of 185-190°C at 760 mmHg; soluble in water, alcohol, and ether; used as a herbicide.
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Xie, "EPA method 552.3, revision 1.0, determination of haloacetic acids and dalapon in drinking water by liquid-liquid extraction, derivatization and gas chromatography with electron capture detection," EPA Document EPA-815-B-03-002, EPA, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, 2003.
An unrelated chemical contaminant noted in 2001 and 2002 was Dalapon, an herbicide used for agricultural weed control off the site.
Method 552.3: Determination of Haloacetic Acids and Dalapon in Drinking Water by Liquid-Liquid Microextraction, Derivatization, and Gas Chromatography with Electron Capture Detection.
Dalapon: The herbicide containing 2,2-dichloropropionic acid was introduced and marketed as 'Dalapon' by the Dow Chemical company in 1953.
Dalapon is absorbed by the roots and leaves and then translocate via both the symplastic and apoplastic systems throughout the plants via phloem and xylem.
On the other hand, Buchanan-Wollastan et al., (1992) reported that transgenic Nicotiana plumbaginifolia plants expressed bacterial dehI that resist to Dalapon. Table 2.
RC1 will be expressed in the plant system and thus allowing the development of herbicide tolerance plant to Dalapon.
The response of Bromusdiandrus and Loliumrigidum to Dalapon and glyphosate I: baseline sensitivity.
Degradation of the selective herbicide 2,2- dichloropropionate (Dalapon) by a soil bacterium.
A plant selectable marker gene based on the detoxification of the herbicide Dalapon. Plant Cell Rep.
Use Pesticides Tree pests DDT, daconil, dieldrin, gardona, malathion, methoxychlor, Sevin, Sevin-4-oil, Sevin XLR, Sevin XLR Plus Cranberry 2,4-D, 2,4,5-T, 2,4,5-TP, acephate, aldrin, cultivation minotriazole, azinphos-methyl, carbaryl, chlordane, chlorothalonil, chlorpropham, chlorpyrifos, cupric hydroxide, dalapon, DDT, diazinon, dichlobenil, dieldrin, diquat, ethephon, ferbam, fluazifop-butyl, glyphosate, heptachlor, kerosene/fuel oil as agent, malathion, mancozeb, methoxychlor, napropamide, naptalam, norflurazon, p-dichlorobenzene, parathion, phaltan, piperonyl butoxide, propargite, pyrethrum soap/dust, rotenone, ryania, sethoxydim, simazine, Stoddard solvent, thiram, triclopyr, zineb, ziram Mosquito control Abate (temephos), DDT, methoxychlor Table 2.