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Re: E-M:/ Balance Pro - Potent herbicide debated



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Enviro-Mich message from Rane Curl <ranecurl@engin.umich.edu>
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On Tue, 4 Mar 2003 HAMILTREEF@aol.com wrote:

> Wisconsin's natural resources department concluded that "risks associated
> with the highly phytotoxic nature of isoxaflutole, the classification of
> isoxaflutole as a probable human carcinogen and the likelihood of
> isoxaflutole entering the surface and groundwater greatly outweigh any
> advantages that the use of this herbicide would provide corn growers."

There is technical information about isoxaflutole at
http://www.fluoridealert.org/pesticides/ISOXAFLUTOLE--PAGE.htm

--Rane L Curl



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