Patent Number: 6,251,832

Title: Fungicide comprising 4-methyl-6-pentyl-2H-pyran-2-one

Abstract: The invention provides a fungicidal composition comprising the compound 4-methyl-6-pentyl-2H-pyran-2-one and one or more suitable carriers, adjuvants and/or diluents. Also provided is a method of preventing or at least inhibiting the growth of fungi which comprises the step of applying the compound of the fungi or their locus. Further provided is a process for preparing the compounds.

Inventors: Cutler; Horace G. (Watkinsville, GA), Parker; Stephen R. (Wellington, NZ), Hill; Robert A. (Taupiri 2171, NZ)


International Classification: A01N 43/02 (20060101); A01N 43/16 (20060101); C07D 309/00 (20060101); C07D 309/38 (20060101); A01N 043/16 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018