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additional ecotoxicological information
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
other information
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Study well documented, meets generally accepted scientific principles, acceptable for assessment

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
A chemotherapeutic treatment for selectively eradicating crown gall and olive knot neoplasms
Author:
Schroth MN and Hildebrand DC
Year:
1968
Bibliographic source:
Phytopathology 58, 848-854

Materials and methods

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
1,2,3,4-Tetrahydronaphthalene. Practical and technical grades were used. Mixtures with other hydrocarbons and emulsions were used in search for the most effective formulation.

Results and discussion

Any other information on results incl. tables

Memo: Treatment of plant neoplasms

A concentration of 5 % v/v 1,2,3,4-tetrahydronaphthalene caused the  following ratings:
- 0 on axillary bud, leaf, petiole, and stem
- 4-5 on tumor
1,2,3,4-tetrahydronaphthalene was one of the most selective and most  useful substances for plant tumor treatment.

Applicant's summary and conclusion