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Revised June 1996


Trade and Other Names: Trade names for commercial products containing iprodione include Chipco 26019, DOP 500F, Kidan, LFA 2043, NRC 910, Rovral, and Verisan. The compound is used in formulations with numerous other fungicides such as thiabendazole and carbendazim. It is compatible with most other pesticides.

Regulatory Status: Iprodione is a slightly toxic compound and products containing it carry the Signal Word CAUTION on the label. Most products containing iprodione are General Use Pesticides (GUPs). Chipco 26019 and Rovral (under some circumstances) may be Restricted Use Pesticides (RUPs). RUPs may be purchased and used only by certified applicators.

Chemical Class: dicarboximide

Introduction: Iprodione is a dicarboximide contact fungicide used to control a wide variety of crop diseases. It is used on vegetables, ornamentals, pome and stone fruit, root crops, cotton, and sunflowers to control fungal pests, and may also be used as a post harvest fungicide and as a seed treatment. Iprodione inhibits the germination of spores and the growth of the fungal mat (mycelium).

Formulation: Not Available

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Basic Manufacturer:

Rhone-Poulenc Ag. Co.
P.O Box 12014
2 T.W. Alexander Dr.
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709


References for the information in this PIP can be found in Reference List Number 10

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