Chinese: 草铵膦French: glufosinate (n.m.)Russian: глюфосинат

Approval: ISO
IUPAC PIN: rac-(2R)-2-amino-4-[hydroxy(methyl)phosphoryl]butanoic acid
IUPAC name: (2RS)-2-amino-4-[hydroxy(methyl)phosphinoyl]butanoic acid
1979 Rules:
(RS)-2-amino-4-[hydroxy(methyl)phosphinoyl]butyric acid
CAS name: 2-amino-4-(hydroxymethylphosphinyl)butanoic acid
CAS Reg. No.: 51276-47-2
Formula: C5H12NO4P
Activity: herbicides (phosphinic acid)
Notes: The (+)-enantiomer of this substance has the ISO common name glufosinate-P [35597-44-5].
When this substance is used as an ester or a salt, its identity should be stated, for example glufosinate-ammonium [77182-82-2].
Structure: Structural formula of glufosinate
Pronunciation: gloo-fǒs-ǐn-āt  Guide to British pronunciation
InChI: InChI=1S/C5H12NO4P/c1-11(9,10)3-2-4(6)5(7)8/h4H,2-3,6H2,1H3,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)

A data sheet from the Compendium of Pesticide Common Names