Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to diuron: paraquat


A white crystalline solid, C9H10Cl2N2O, used as an agricultural herbicide.

[di- + ur(ea) + -on.]


a type of herbicide used to kill pre-emergent weeds


(ˈdaɪ əˌrɒn)

a white crystalline substance, C9H10Cl2N2O, used as a weed-killer.
[1955–60; di(chlorophenyl)]
References in periodicals archive ?
3+] by sol--gel: synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic activity of diuron under solar light.
Product name: Polyphase 763CR Attributes/comments: Troy introduces advanced Polyphase 763CR, an innovative IPBC-based preservative featuring encapsulated Diuron algaecide technology.
Entre ellos, desde hace bastantes anos en los estudios se incluyen: alaclor, atrazina, clorfenvinfos, clorpirifos, aldrin, endrin, diendrin, isodrin, DDT, diuron, endosulfan, hexacolorobenceno, hexaclorobutadieno, hexaclorociclohexano, pentaclorofenol, heptaclor, clordane, metoxicloro, clorofenil, diclorvos, carbofuran, diazinon, metilparation, entre otros [44]-[46].
However, glyphosate can also be used in combination with other herbicides in the management of the crop, such as chlorimuron-ethyl, diclosulam, imazethapyr, metsulfuron-methyl, paraquat + diuron and isolated ammonium glufosinate (Rodrigues & Almeida, 2005; Petter et al.
The Lodi Winegrape Commission's grower outreach and education program encouraged growers to use less of the higher risk pre-emergent herbicides such as Simazine, Diuron, Solicam and Surflan in favor of contact herbicides, particularly formulations of glyhphosate (e.
Barnes (1990) has documented that glyphosate, sodium chloride, paraquat and MSMA in combination with diuron, can be used to control drought grass.
El-Dib, Changes in the community structure and growth of fresh water microalgae as a consequence of diuron exposures.
Actara, Benomil, Carbofuran, Diuron 800, Etilenox, Fluazifop butil, Glifosato, Hexazinone + Diuron, Imazaphyr, Isoxaflutole, Lambid-cialo trin, MSMA, Paraquat, Plateau 70 DG, Plenum, Sencor 480, Sulfentrazone and 2,4-D-amina) in concentrations of 800 ppm of the active ingredient.
2011c) affect the ability of fathead minnows (Pimephales promelas) to mount an immune response; how herbicides, including atrazine, simazine, diuron, and isoproturon, suppress immune function in goldfish (Carassius auratus) (Fatima et al.
4] mg/L Organic substances PAHs [micro]g/L Pyrene [micro]g/L Benzo(a)pyrene [micro]g/L Di-ethylhexyl phthalate; [micro]g/L chlordane Heptachlor [micro]g/L Naphthalene mg/L Benzo(b and k)fluoranthene [micro]g/L MOHs mg/L Oil and grease mg/L PCBs [micro]g/L Telrachloroethylene [micro]g/L [gamma]-bhc [micro]g/L Other XOCs Fluoranthene [micro]g/L Phenanthrene [micro]g/L Pentachlorophenol; phenol [micro]g/L Nonylphenol ethoxylates, [micro]g/L methyl tert-butyl ether Organotins Tributyltin compounds [micro]g/L Chloroalkanes [micro]g/L Herbicides and pesticides Pendimethalin, phenmedipham mg/L and terbutylazine Glyphosate mg/L Diuron mg/L Pathogens Enterococci cfu/100 mL Fecal coliforms; streptococci cfu/100 mL Escherichia coli cfu/100 mL Parameter Range Physicochemical parameters pH 3.
150) Use: dye Use: intermediate, Class: phenyl sulfuric insecticide acid dye Class: aldehyde 14 AVE6324 Diuron [NOCAS_47377] [330-54-1] (score = 0.