A synthetic compound used in controlling plant growth, often as a nonpersistent contact herbicide.
- A bromide of a quaternary amine; chemical formula: (C5H4NCH2)2Br2
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- Victor Oreffo (AstraZeneca, Loughborough, UK) presented results on gene expression analysis following in vivo or in vitro exposure to the oxidative stress agents menadione and diquat.
- Cost of treating hydrilla with diquat or Sonar is about $1, 000 an acre.
- EPA has found diquat to potentially cause the following health effects.
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