Amvac gets clearance to sell pentachloronitrobenzene products in the US

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved certain registrations for the American Vanguard's pentachloronitrobenzene product line for all major commercial uses.

The move allows the company's subsidiary, Amvac Chemical, to sell pentachloronitrobenzene into the golf course turf, potato, cotton, ornamental bulb and cole crop markets domestically.

Pentachloronitrobenzene is a fungicide that is manufactured, marketed and sold by Amvac.

American Vanguard is a speciality and agricultural products company that develops and markets products for crop protection, turf management and the control of public health pests.