1,2-oxazoles (including Hydrogenated) Patents (Class 504/271)
  • Patent number: 5378680
    Abstract: Dicarboximides of the formulae Ia, Ib and Ic ##STR1## where X is oxygen or sulfur,R.sup.1 is hydrogen, halogen, cyano, alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, alkynyloxy, alkylthio, haloalkoxy, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfonyl, haloalkylsulfonyl, phenyl, phenylalkyl, phenoxy or phenylthio, a 5-membered or 6-membered saturated or aromatic heterocyclic radical containing one or two hetero atoms selected from the group consisting of oxygen, sulfur and nitrogen, where the stated organic radicals may be further substituted, andR.sup.2 is hydrogen, hydroxyl, alkoxy, alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, di-C.sub.1 -C.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 1992
    Date of Patent: January 3, 1995
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Volker Maywald, Klaus Ditrich, Thomas Kuekenhoehner, Gerhard Hamprecht, Wolfgang Freund, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Matthias Gerber, Helmut Walter
  • Patent number: 5374605
    Abstract: The invention relates to isoxazolecarboxylic acid derivatives of the general formula (I) ##STR1## in which A represents alkanediyl,Q represents oxygen, sulphur, imino (NH) or alkylimino (N-alkyl),R.sup.1 represents an in each case optionally substituted radical from the series comprising alkyl, cycloalkyl or phenyl,R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, halogen or optionally substituted alkyl, andR.sup.3 represents in each case optionally substituted cyclohexyl or phenyl,with the exception of the compounds: N-benzyl-5-cyclopropyl-isoxazole-3-carboxamide N-(2-phenyl-ethyl)-5-methyl-isoxazole-3-carboxamide and N-benzyl-5-methyl-isoxazole-3-carboxamide, a process for their preparation, and their use as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 20, 1994
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Werner Hallenbach, Hans-Joachim Santel, Klaus Lurssen, Robert R. Schmidt
  • Patent number: 5371064
    Abstract: 4-Benzoylisoxazole derivatives of formula (I): ##STR1## wherein: R represents hydrogen or --CO.sub.2 R.sup.4 ;R.sup.1 represents alkyl, haloalkyl or optionally substituted cycloalkyl;R.sup.2 represents halogen, alkyl, haloalkyl or alkyl substituted by --OR.sup.5, or a group selected from nitro, cyano, --CO.sub.2 R.sup.4, --S(O).sub.p R.sup.6, --O(CH.sub.2).sub.r OR.sup.5 and --OR.sup.5 ;R.sup.3 represents optionally substituted phenyl;X represents oxygen or --S(O)--.sub.q ;n represents zero or an integer from one to four;R.sup.4 and R.sup.5 independently represent alkyl or haloalkyl;R.sup.6 represents alkyl, haloalkyl or optionally substituted phenyl;R.sup.7 represents halogen, alkyl or haloalkyl or a group selected from nitro, cyano, --OR.sup.5 and --S(O).sub.p R.sup.6 ;p represents 0, 1 or 2; q represents 0, 1 or 2;r represents 1, 2 or 3;the herbicidal properties of these derivatives and their application to crop protection are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 6, 1994
    Assignee: Rhone-Poulenc Agriculture Ltd.
    Inventors: Susan M. Cramp, Claude Lambert, John Morris
  • Patent number: 5366957
    Abstract: 5-Aryl isoxazole derivatives of formula (I): ##STR1## wherein: Ar represents phenyl optionally substituted substituted by one or more groups R.sup.2 ;R represents hydrogen, --CO.sub.2 R.sup.3, --COR.sup.4, cyano, halogen, alkyl or haloalkyl;R.sup.1 represents alkyl, haloalkyl or cycloalkyl;R.sup.2 represents a halogen atom, R.sup.4, nitro, --CO.sub.2 R.sup.3, --OR.sup.4, --S(O).sub.m R.sup.4, --S(O).sub.m R.sup.5, --O--(CH.sub.2).sub.p --OR.sup.4 or an alkyl group substituted by --OR.sup.4 ;R.sup.3 and R.sup.4, which may be the same or different, each represent alkyl or haloalkyl;R.sup.5 represents optionally substituted phenyl;p represents an integer from 1 to 3; andm represents zero, 1 or 2;the herbicidal properties of these derivatives and their application to crop protection is described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 22, 1994
    Assignee: Rhone-Poulenc Argriculture Ltd
    Inventors: Paul A. Cain, Susan M. Cramp, Claude Lambert
  • Patent number: 5314863
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I) ##STR1## and their use as antidotes against the phytotoxicity of many herbicides used on crops, without diminishing the effect of the herbicide against weeds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 25, 1992
    Date of Patent: May 24, 1994
    Assignee: Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Heinz J. Loher, Wilfried Schwab, Klaus Bauer, Hermann Bieringer
  • Patent number: 5312798
    Abstract: There is disclosed a herbicidal composition comprising as active ingredients a herbicidally effective amount of (a) an iminothiazoline compound of the formula: ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1 is halogen, halo(C.sub.1 -C.sub.2)alkyl, halo(C.sub.1 -C.sub.2)alkoxy or halo(C.sub.1 -C.sub.2)alkylthio; R.sup.2 is C.sub.1 -c.sub.2 alkyl, chroline, bromine or iodine; R.sup.3 is C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 cycloalkyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 cycloalkoxy or C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 alkoxy, all of which are optionally substituted with at least one substituent selected from halogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.2 alkyl and C.sub.1 -C.sub.2 alkoxy; R.sup.4 is hydrogen or halogen; and (b) at least one of herbicidal triazine compounds, herbicidal uracil compounds, herbicidal urea compounds, herbicidal dinitro aniline compounds, norflurazon, dimethazon, imazaquin and imazethapyr. Also disclosed is a method for controlling undesired weeds by use of the herbicidal composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 1992
    Date of Patent: May 17, 1994
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Shinichi Kawamura, Izumi,Keiichi, Junichi Sato, Yuzuru Sanemitsu, Ryo Sato, Tatsuhiro Hamada, Hideyuki Shibata
  • Patent number: 5294595
    Abstract: Herbicidal compounds of the formula ##STR1## in which, for example, X is Br, Cl or F; Y is Cl or Br, R.sup.2 is CHF.sub.2, R.sup.3 is CH.sub.3, R is alkyl, dialkylamino, carboxymethyl, hydroxy, haloalkyl, or aryl, and R.sup.1 is H, Na, lower alkyl or --SO.sub.2 R.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 1993
    Date of Patent: March 15, 1994
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: George Theodoridis
  • Patent number: 5262388
    Abstract: Compounds of formula ##STR1## in which X is nitro;Y is hydrogen or halogen; andR is C.sub.1-6 alkyl;are useful as herbicides, especially against grass weeds of rice crops.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 16, 1993
    Assignee: Shell Research Limited
    Inventors: David Munro, Bipin Patel
  • Patent number: 5258357
    Abstract: Carboxamides of the formulae Ia to Ic ##STR1## where X is oxygen or sulfur;R.sup.1 is hydrogen or substituted or unsubstituted cycloalkyl or alkyl;R.sup.2 is hydroxy, alkoxy, cyanoalkyl, substituted or unsubstituted alkenyl, alkynyl, phenyl or naphthyl, a substituted or unsubstituted 5- to 6-membered heterocyclic structure or one of the groups stated for R.sup.1, orR.sup.1 and R.sup.2 together are a 4- to 7-membered chain which contains, in addition to methylene groups, one of the following groups as ring member: oxygen, sulfur, N-methyl or carbonyl;R.sup.3 and R.sup.4 are each nitro, cyano, halogen, substituted or unsubstituted amino, alkoxy, alkylthio, a substituted or unsubstituted 5- to 6 -membered heterocyclic structure, substituted or unsubstituted alkenyl, alkynyl, phenyl, phenoxy or phenylthio, or one of the groups stated for R.sup.1 ;R.sup.5 is formyl, 4,5-dihydrooxazol-2-yl or COYR.sup.6 (Y=O,S);R.sup.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 1992
    Date of Patent: November 2, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Peter Muenster, Gerd Steiner, Wolfgang Freund, Bruno Wuerzer, Karl-Otto Westphalen
  • Patent number: 5256632
    Abstract: Herbicidal sulphonylated carboxamides of the formulaR.sup.1 --CO--NH--SO.sub.2 --(A).sub.n --R.sup.2 (I)in whichn represents the numbers 0 or 1,A represents oxygen, iminio (NH) or methylene (CH.sub.2),R.sup.1 represents a five-membered heteroaryl radical which contains 1 or 2 nitrogen atoms and additionally one oxygen or sulphur atom in the ring and which is optionally substituted by halogen or by alkyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, alkylsulphinyl, alkylsulphonyl, alkylamino, dialkylamino or phenyl which are in each case optionally substituted, andR.sup.2 represents aryl or heteroaryl which are in each case optionally substituted,or salts thereof, with the exclusion of the compound 2-dimethylamino-N-(4-methyl-phenylsulphonyl)-5-thiazole carboxamide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 1992
    Date of Patent: October 26, 1993
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Hilmar Wolf, Rolf Kirsten, Hans-Joachim Santel, Klaus Lurssen, Robert R. Schmidt
  • Patent number: 5250501
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I): ##STR1## or a salt, enamine or the like, acylate, sulphonate, carbamate or ether derivative thereof; wherein X, X.sup.1 and X.sup.2 are independently oxygen or sulphur, R.sup.1 is an optionally substituted heterocyclic or cycloalkyl group, and Y is an optionally substituted C.sub.2 -C.sub.4 alkylene group which is optionally interposed by an oxygen atom, a group ##STR2## or an optionally mono-substituted nitrogen atom, wherein p is 0, 1 or 2, s is 0 or 1 and R.sup.b is alkyl or alkoxy; provided that when X, X.sup.1 and X.sup.2 are oxygen R.sup.1 is not pyridyl or pyrimidinyl. Processes for the preparation of these compounds and herbicidal compositions containing them are also described and claimed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 1992
    Date of Patent: October 5, 1993
    Assignees: Imperial Chemical Industries PLC, ICI Americas, Inc.
    Inventors: John E. D. Barton, David Cartwright, John M. Cox, Glynn Mitchell, Charles G. Carter, David L. Lee, Francis H. Walker, Frank X. Woolard
  • Patent number: 5244893
    Abstract: New compounds of the formula (I) ##STR1## in which R.sup.1 -R.sup.6 have the meanings given in the description, their preparation and use in plant protection, the protection of materials and in the field of human and veterinary medicine.Formula (I) gives a definition of the compounds which can be prepared by analogous processes, for example from suitable benzothiophene derivatives by oxidation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 1992
    Date of Patent: September 14, 1993
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Hans-Ludwig Elbe, Dieter Berg, Heinz-Wilhelm Dehne, Stefan Dutzmann, Georg-Wilhelm Ludwig, Manfred Plempel
  • Patent number: 5238909
    Abstract: A method of controlling plant growth comprising applying to the plants or to a habitat thereof a herbicidally effective amount of a compound having the structure: ##STR1## wherein: R is selected from carboxy, carboxylate salt, carboxylate ester, formyl, halomethyl or a substituted methyl group capable of ambient oxidation or hydrolysis to a carboxy group, wherein the substituent on the substituted methyl group consists of an aliphatic group having a heteroatom containing group. The invention is useful in providing an alternative to known herbicidal methods and compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 1990
    Date of Patent: August 24, 1993
    Assignee: Eastman Kodak Company
    Inventors: Thomas R. Welter, John J. Delany, III
  • Patent number: 5217523
    Abstract: Pyrazole-3-carboxamides of the general formula I ##STR1## where the substituents have the following meaning: R.sup.1 hydrogen;substituted or unsubstituted C.sub.3 -C.sub.8 -cycloalkyl or C.sub.1 C.sub.6 -alkyl;R.sup.2 hydroxy; amino; C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 -alkylamino; di-C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 -alkylamino, aminocarbonyl-C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkyl; substituted or unsubstituted C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 -alkoxy, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkenyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkynyl, phenyl or naphthyl,a substituted or unsubstituted 5- to 6-membered heterocyclic ring;one of the groups mentioned for R.sup.1 orR.sup.1 and R.sup.2 together denote a 4- to 7-membered chain which may contain, in addition to methylene groups one of the following groups as ring member: oxygen, sulfur N-methyl or carbonyl;R.sup.3 a substituted or unsubstituted 5- to 6-membered heterocyclic ring.substituted or unsubstituted C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkenyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 alkynyl, 5,6,7,8-tetrahydronaphthyl or phenyl orone of the groups mentioned for R.sup.1 ;R.sup.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 1992
    Date of Patent: June 8, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Klaus Ditrich, Gerhard Hamprecht, Peter Plath, Bruno Wuerzer, Karl-Otto Westphalen
  • Patent number: 5209769
    Abstract: The invention relates to new substituted triazolinones of the general formula (I) ##STR1## in which R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3, A, X and Y have the meanings given in the description,to a plurality of processes for their preparation, and to their use as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 1992
    Date of Patent: May 11, 1993
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Kurt Findeisen, Dietmar Kuhnt, Klaus-Helmut Muller, Michael Haug, Klaus Konig, Klaus Lurssen, Hans-Joachim Santel, Robert R. Schmidt
  • Patent number: 5207816
    Abstract: Cyclohexenone derivatives of the formula ##STR1## where R.sup.1 is alkyl, R.sup.2 is alkyl, unsubstituted or halogen-substituted alkenyl or alkynyl, X is a substituted or unsubstituted five-membered heteroaromatic radical, and Z is hydrogen, methoxycarbonyl, ethoxycarbonyl, methyl or cyano, processes for their manufacture, and the use of these compounds for controlling undesirable plant growth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 1991
    Date of Patent: May 4, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Rainer Becker, Dieter Jahn, Michael Keil, Hans Theobald, Wolfgang Spiegler, Bruno Wuerzer
  • Patent number: 5205853
    Abstract: Herbicidal sulphonylated carboxamides of the formulaR.sup.1 --CO--NH--SO.sub.2 --(A).sub.n --R.sup.2 (I)in whichn represents the numbers 0 or 1,A represents oxygen, imino (NH) or methylene (CH.sub.2),R.sup.1 represents a five-membered heteroaryl radical which contains 1 or 2 nitrogen atoms and additionally one oxygen or sulphur atom in the ring and which is optionally substituted by halogen or by alkyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, alkylsulphinyl, alkylsulphonyl, alkylamino, dialkylamino or phenyl which are in each case optionally substituted, andR.sup.2 represents aryl or heteroaryl which are in each case optionally substituted,or salts thereof, with the exclusion of the compound 2-dimethylamino-N-(4-methyl-phenylsulphonyl)-5-thiazole carboxamide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 1991
    Date of Patent: April 27, 1993
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Hilmar Wolf, Rolf Kirsten, Hans-Joachim Santel, Klaus Lurssen, Robert R. Schmidt
  • Patent number: 5203907
    Abstract: Isoxazole- and isothiazole-5-carboxamides of the formula I ##STR1## where X is oxygen or sulfur, R.sup.1 is halogen, alkylthio, haloalkoxy, haloalkylthio, cyano, formyl, alkanoyl, alkoxycarbonyl, alkylaminocarbonyl, di-(C.sub.1 -C.sub.3)-alkylaminocarbonyl, cyclopropylaminocarbonyl, methylsulfonyl, trifluoromethylsulfonyl, unsubstituted or substituted phenoxy or phenylthio; R.sup.2 is formyl, haloformyl, 4,5-dihydro-2-oxazolyl, COOR.sup.5, COSR.sup.5 or CONR.sup.6 R.sup.7, and R.sup.3 to R.sup.7 have the meanings specified in the description, are suitable as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 1992
    Date of Patent: April 20, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Volker Maywald, Peter Muenster, Hartmann Koenig, Gerhard Hamprecht, Thomas Kuekenhoehner, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Matthias Gerber
  • Patent number: 5201932
    Abstract: Carboxamides Ia, Ib, Ic and Id ##STR1## (X=O, S; R.sup.1 =H, halogen, substituted or unsubstituted alkyl, substituted or unsubstituted benzyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, haloalkoxy, haloalkylthio, substituted or unsubstituted phenyl, substituted or unsubstituted phenoxy or phenylthio, a substituted or unsubstituted 5- or 6-membered heterocyclic radical containing one or two heteroatoms, cycloalkyl-substituted alkyl, substituted or unsubstituted alkenyl which may be epoxidized, substituted or unsubstituted alkynyl, substituted or unsubstituted cycloalkyl or cycloalkenyl; R.sup.1 '=cycloalkyl-substituted alkyl, substituted or unsubstituted alkenyl which may be epoxidized, substituted or unsubstituted cycloalkenyl; R.sup.2 =CHO, 4,5-dihydrooxazol-2-yl, COYR.sup.5, CONR.sup.6 R.sup.7 ; Y=O, S; R.sup.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 1992
    Date of Patent: April 13, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Volker Maywald, Wolfgang Freund, Gerhard Hamprecht, Thomas Kuekenhoehner, Peter Plath, Bruno Wuerzer, Karl-Otto Westphalen
  • Patent number: 5201935
    Abstract: Cyclohexenone derivatives of the general formula I ##STR1## where the substituents have the following meanings: R.sup.1 substituted or unsubstituted C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkenyl or C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkynyl, phenyl, benzyl or thenyl;R.sup.2 substituted or unsubstituted C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkenyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkynyl or phenyl;R.sup.3 hydrogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.10 -alkylcarbonyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkylsulfonyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 -trialkylsilyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 -dialkylphosphonyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 -dialkylthiophosphonyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkenyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkenylcarbonyl, C.sub.3 -C.sub.6 -alkynyl orsubstituted or unsubstituted benzoyl- or phenylsulfonyl;R.sup.4 hydrogen, cyano, halogen, C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.6 -alkoxycarbonyl;A a substituted or unsubstituted C.sub.1 -C.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 1992
    Date of Patent: April 13, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Dieter Kolassa, Juergen Kasi, Thomas Kuekenhoehner, Norbert Meyer, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Bruno Wuerzer
  • Patent number: 5198014
    Abstract: This application discloses hebricidal B-pyrazolylacrylic acids, compositions containing them, methods of preparing them, and methods for controlling undesired plant growth by preemergent or postemergent application of the herbicidal compositions to the locus where control is desired. The herbicidal compounds have the formula ##STR1## in which the radicals are defined in the claims.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 1991
    Date of Patent: March 30, 1993
    Assignee: FMC Corporation
    Inventor: Lester L. Maravetz
  • Patent number: 5194084
    Abstract: Herbicidal substituted triazolones of the formula ##STR1## in which R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, alkyl, alkenyl, alkinyl, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkenyl, halogenoalkinyl, alkoxyalkyl, alkoxy, cycloalkylalkyl or cycloalkyl, or represents in each case optionally substituted aralkyl or aryl,R.sup.2 represents alkyl, alkenyl, alkinyl, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkenyl, halogenoalkinyl, alkoxyalkyl, alkoxy, cycloalkyl or cycloalkylalkyl, or represents in each case optionally substituted aryl, aralkyl or heteroaryl,R.sup.3 and R.sup.4 independently of one another each represent hydrogen or an organic radical, or together with the nitrogen atom to which they are bonded represent an optionally substituted heterocycle,X represents oxygen or sulphur andY represents oxygen or sulphur.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 1992
    Date of Patent: March 16, 1993
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Kurt Findeisen, Markus Lindig, Hans-Joachim Santel, Robert R. Schmidt, Klaus Lurssen
  • Patent number: 5194085
    Abstract: Herbicidally active substituted triazolinones of the formula ##STR1## in which R.sup.1 represents hydrogen, alkyl, alkenyl, alkinyl, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkenyl, halogenoalkinyl, alkoxyalkyl, cycloalkyl, cycloalkylalkyl, or represents tetrahydrofuranyl, tetrahydrofuranylalkyl, or represents in each case optionally substituted aralkyl or aryl,R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, alkyl, alkenyl, alkinyl, halogenoalkyl, halogenoalkenyl, halogenoalkinyl, cyanoalkyl, hydroxyalkyl, alkoxyalkyl, alkoxycarbonylalkyl, alkoxycarbonylalkenyl, alkylaminoalkyl, dialkylaminoalkyl, or represents in each case optionally substituted cycloalkyl, cycloalkylalkyl, cycloalkenyl or cycloalkenylalkyl, or represents optionally substituted heterocyclylalkyl, or represents in each case optionally substituted aralkyl, aroyl, aryl, aralkyloxy or aryloxy, or represents alkoxy, alkenyloxy or alkinyloxy,X represents oxygen or sulphur andY represents oxygen or sulphur.New intermediates therefor are also shown.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 1991
    Date of Patent: March 16, 1993
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Markus Lindig, Kurt Findeisen, Klaus-Helmut Muller, Hans-Joachim Santel, Robert R. Schmidt, Harry Strang, Dieter Feucht, Klaus Konig, Klaus Lurssen
  • Patent number: 5180419
    Abstract: There are provided o-carboxy-(5-oxo-2-imidazolin-2-yl)benzo-(5-membered)-heterocyclic compounds and derivatives thereof and a method for the use therewith to control monocotyledenous and dicotyledenous plant species.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 22, 1991
    Date of Patent: January 19, 1993
    Assignee: American Cyanamid Company
    Inventors: David M. Gange, Michael A. Guaciaro, Robert F. Doehner, Jr.
  • Patent number: 5176739
    Abstract: Dicarboximides of the formulae Ia, Ib and Ic ##STR1## where X is oxygen or sulfur, R.sup.1 is hydrogen, halogen, cyano, alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, alkynyloxy, alkylthio, haloalkoxy, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfonyl, haloalkylsulfonyl, phenyl, phenylalkyl, phenoxy or phenylthio, a 5-membered or 6-membered saturated or aromatic heterocyclic radical containing one or two hetero atoms selected from the group consisting of oxygen, sulfur and nitrogen, where the stated organic radicals may be further substituted, andR.sup.2 is hydrogen, hydroxyl, alkoxy, alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, di-C.sub.1 -C.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 1991
    Date of Patent: January 5, 1993
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Volker Maywald, Klaus Ditrich, Thomas Kuekenhoehner, Gerhard Hamprecht, Wolfgang Freund, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Matthias Gerber, Helmut Walter
  • Patent number: 5176737
    Abstract: A herbicidal compound of formula (I): ##STR1## in which Ar is an optionally substituted aryl or heterocyclic ring system:R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 are independently selected from H, optionally substituted alkyl, alkenyl or akynyl, halogen, NR.sup.a R.sup.b, or R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 together with the carbon to which they are attached form an optionally substituted alkenyl or cycloalkyl group;R.sup.3 is CO.sub.2 R.sup.4, CN, COR.sup.4, CH.sub.2 OR.sup.4, CH.sub.4 (OH)R.sup.4, CH(OR.sup.4)R.sup.5, CH.sub.2 OSO.sub.6 R.sup.4, CH.sub.2 OSO.sub.6 R.sub.4, CH.sub.2 ONR.sup.6 R.sup.7, CSNH.sub.2, COSR.sup.4, SCOR.sup.4, COHNSO.sub.2 R.sup.4, CONR.sup.6 R.sup.7, CONHNR.sup.6 R.sup.7, CONHN.sup.+ R.sup.6 R.sup.7 R.sup.8 Y.sup.-2, CO.sub.2.sup.- M.sup.+ or COON.dbd.CR.sup.6 R.sup.7 ;M.sup.+ is an agriculturally acceptable cation;Y.sup.- is an agriculturally acceptable anion;R.sup.4, and R.sup.5 are independently selected from H or an optionally substituted alkyl, aryl, alkenyl or alkynyl group;R.sup.6, R.sup.7, R.sup.8, R.sup.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 7, 1991
    Date of Patent: January 5, 1993
    Assignee: Imperial Chemical Industries PLC
    Inventors: Ewan J. T. Chrystal, John E. D. Barton, David Cartwright, Christopher J. Mathews