Patents Assigned to FMC Corporation
  • Patent number: 11560367
    Abstract: This application is directed to a compound of Formula II Also disclosed is a process for preparing a compound of Formula II comprising using the compounds of Formulae IV and V Also disclosed is a method for preparing a compound of Formula I comprising contacting a compound of Formula II with a compound of a compound of Formula VI wherein A1, A2 A3, R1, R2, R3a, R3b, R4, B1, B2 and B3, are as defined in the disclosure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2023
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Yuzhong Chen, Rafael Shapiro
  • Patent number: 11559057
    Abstract: Improved concentrate, premix and tank mix compositions comprising bifenthrin and chlorantraniliprole are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2023
    Assignee: FMC Corporation and FMC Agro Singapore Pte. Ltd.
    Inventors: John T. Andaloro, Seth David Delaney, Hector Eduardo Portillo, Luis Teixeira, Guozhi Wang
  • Patent number: 11540518
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all geometric and stereoisomers, tautomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof, wherein R1, Z1, W, Z2 and J are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds of Formula 1 and methods for controlling plant disease caused by a fungal pathogen comprising applying an effective amount of a compound or a composition of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: Robert James Pasteris
  • Patent number: 11542241
    Abstract: Described herein are novel methods of synthesizing 2-amino-5-chloro-N,3-dimethylbenzamide. Compounds prepared by the methods disclosed herein are useful for preparation of certain anthranilamide compounds that are of interest as insecticides, such as, for example, the insecticides chlorantraniliprole and cyantraniliprole.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2022
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Assignees: FMC Corporation, FMC Argo Singapore Pte. Ltd.
    Inventors: Liang Chen, Yefeng Fan, Jianhua Mao, Zhijian Xu
  • Patent number: 11528910
    Abstract: Methods of controlling a plant pathogen, e.g. fungal and bacterial pathogens, on a plant, are described wherein an agricultural composition comprising Bacillus amyloliquefaciens FCC1256 deposited as ATCC No. PTA-122162, a carrier, a surface-active agent and optionally a buffer, and a corresponding concentrate is also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Daniel Van Der Lelie, Safiyh Taghavi, Anthony Andrew Devine, Jaeheon Lee
  • Patent number: 11528906
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof: wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, Q1, Q2, Y1, and Y2 are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds of Formula 1 and methods for controlling undesired vegetation comprising contacting the undesired vegetation or its environment with an effective amount of a compound or a composition of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 2022
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Andrew Duncan Satterfield, Thomas Paul Selby
  • Patent number: 11498899
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, J2, Q1, Q2, T and Y are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds, N-oxides and salts, and methods for controlling undesired vegetation comprising contacting the undesired vegetation or its environment with an effective amount of a compound, N-oxide, salt or composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: Matthew James Campbell
  • Patent number: 11485712
    Abstract: Disclosed is a compound of Formula I, including N-oxides, and salts thereof, wherein R1, R2 and R3 are defined as set forth in the disclosure. Also disclosed is a process for preparing a compound of Formula I. A compound of Formula I can also be used as a synthetic intermediate to prepare pyridazinone-based herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 1, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Stephen Frederick McCann, Thomas Martin Stevenson
  • Patent number: 11447455
    Abstract: Solid polymorphic forms of sulfentrazone are described. Particularly, a new polymorphic form of sulfentrazone is described herein as sulfentrazone-1, having surprising property advantages over technical sulfentrazone. Processes for the preparation of sulfentrazone-1, herbicidal compositions comprising sulfentrazone-1, and methods of its use are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Paul Nicholson, Karl Kauffman
  • Patent number: 11447476
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof, wherein Q, Z, R2, R3 and m are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds of Formula 1 and methods for controlling undesired vegetation comprising contacting the undesired vegetation or its environment with an effective amount of a compound or a composition of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Nicholas Ryan Deprez, Ravisekhara Pochimireddy Reddy, Paula Louise Sharpe, Thomas Martin Stevenson
  • Patent number: 11439149
    Abstract: Tetraniliprole containing formulations and methods for using them for controlling rootworm infestation are discussed. The formulations of the present invention provide improved delivery active ingredients by the ability to provide substantially higher degree of control as compared to other diamide counterparts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Nathan D. Caldwell, Thomas E. Anderson
  • Patent number: 11427549
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula (1), including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof (Formula (1)) wherein K, Z, R2, R3 and m are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds, N-oxides and salts, processes for making such compounds, N-oxides, salts and compositions, and methods for controlling undesired vegetation comprising contacting the undesired vegetation or its environment with an effective amount of a compound, N-oxide, salt or composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Rachel Tran Dao, Andrew Jon Deangelis, John Robbins Debergh, Eric Allen Marshall
  • Patent number: 11412737
    Abstract: The present application discloses herbicidal compositions containing a first herbicide beflubutamid, or an optically enriched form thereof, and a second herbicide selected from WSSA Group 15 herbicides, WSSA Group 13 herbicides, WSSA Group 27 herbicides, WSSA Group 9 herbicides, WSSA Group 10 herbicides, WSSA Group 22 herbicides, WSSA Group 7 herbicides, WSSA Group 3 herbicides, WSSA Group 14 triazolinone herbicides, WSSA Group 1 cyclohexanedione herbicides, WSSA Group 2 imidazolinone herbicides, WSSA Group 14 N-phenylphthalimide herbicides, WSSA Group 14 diphenylether herbicides, WSSA Group 14 pyrimidinedione herbicides, WSSA Group 5 1,2,4-triazine herbicides and herbicides selected from metamifop, atrazine, fenoxaprop-P-ethyl, 2,4-D (2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid), florasulam, halosulfuron-methyl and prosulfocarb. The application also discloses a method of controlling undesired vegetation in a crop by applying to the locus of such vegetation a herbicidally effective amount of a herbicidal composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Sandra L. Shinn, Frank J. D'Amico, Jr., Joachim Duus
  • Patent number: 11395485
    Abstract: Insecticidal compositions suitable for use in preparation of insecticidal liquid fertilizers are disclosed. The compositions include bifenthrin, a polymeric dispersant, a suspension agent, a freeze-thaw stabilizer, and optionally a preservative.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2020
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: Timothy M. Martin
  • Patent number: 11357230
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof wherein W, R1, J, Q1, R7, R8, Y, R9 and are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds of Formula 1 and methods for controlling undesired vegetation comprising contacting the undesired vegetation or its environment with an effective amount of a compound or a composition of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: Travis Chandler McMahon
  • Patent number: 11339154
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all geometric and stereoisomers, N oxides, and salts thereof, wherein A, X1, X2, X3 and R2 are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds of Formula 1 and methods for controlling an invertebrate pest comprising contacting the invertebrate pest or its environment with a biologically effective amount of a compound or a composition of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Wenming Zhang, Moumita Kar, Kasinath Sana
  • Patent number: 11330815
    Abstract: Foamable formulations of agriculturally active ingredients are provided, as well as methods for using them. The formulations allow improved delivery active ingredients by the ability to deliver high amounts of active ingredient with a low volume of formulation used.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Timothy M. Martin, Shawn Grant, Neil Destefano, Adam Prestegord, Michael Harper
  • Patent number: 11319277
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a novel process for converting the unwanted S enantiomer form to its useful raceme with respect to a 4-aminoindane derivative and to novel intermediates of said process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Narayana Swamy, Chokalingam Devarajan, Ravindra Vitthal Datar
  • Patent number: 11292770
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof, agricultural compositions containing them and their use as herbicides (Formula 1), wherein R1, R2, L, G and W are as defined in the disclosure, and A is selected from (Formula A-1, A-2, A-3, A-4, A-5, A-6, A-7, A-8, A-9 and A-19) and X1, X2, X3, X4, X5, X6, X7, X8, X9, X10, Y and Y1 are as defined in the disclosure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: Stephen Frederick McCann
  • Patent number: RE49311
    Abstract: Compositions are provided that include a new Bacillus thuringiensis strain designated RTI545 for use in benefiting plant growth and controlling plant pests. In particular, the RTI545 strain is useful for controlling plant nematode, insect and fungal pests. The compositions include plant seeds coated with the RTI545 strain. The compositions can be applied alone or in combination with other microbial, biological, or chemical insecticides, fungicides, nematicides, bacteriocides, herbicides, plant extracts, plant growth regulators, or fertilizers. In one example, enhanced growth and insect control are provided by delivering at the time of planting a combination of a chemical insecticide such as bifenthrin and a liquid fertilizer to plants or seeds treated with RTI545.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventors: Daniel Van Der Lelie, Safiyh Taghavi, Vincent J. Spadafora, Nathan Caldwell, Anders Obel, Robert B. Albright, Guozhi Wang, Jaeheon Lee, Roderick G. McLeod, Kevin Brost, John E. Kibbee