A-A-829 Revision A, September 15, 1988
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 3, October 29, 2004
Additional Comments: CNCL NO S/S
This commercial item description covers pre-emergence herbicide Simazine in four types.
Type I A wettablet powder containing no less than 80 percent simazine. Type II A granular formulation containing no less than 4 percent simazine. Type III A nonflammable liquid containing no less than 41.9 percent simazine (4 pounds per gallon). Type IV A water dispersible granule containing no less than 90 percent simazine.
The active ingredient of 2-chloro-4, 6-bis-(ethylamino)-striazine shall be quantitatively determined by gas chromatography method described in Chapter 6 of AOAC. Failure to meet the minimum requirements listed in the Scope and Classification above shall result in failure of the sample.
This herbicide shall be registered with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and labeled in compliance with the most current Regulations for the Enforcement of the Federal Insecticide Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (40 CFR 162-180).