6-Benzylaminopurine (6-BA, BAP)
Common name: 6-Benzylaminopurine
Other name: 6-BA, BAP, 6-benzyladenine
Chemicla name: N-phenylmethyl-1H-purin-6-amine
Chemical family: Plant growth regulator
Molecular Weight: 225.25
Molecular Formula: C12H11N5
Appearance: White crystalline powder
Melting point: 230-23 degree
Shelf life: 3 years under the cool, shade and dry storage conditions.
Specification: 99% Tech. Grade.
Uses: 6-Benzylaminopurine is a wide spectrum plant growth regulator. It can accelerate growth of cell. When used with gibberellins, fruit's shape can be improved. 6-Benzylaminopurine stimulates the following effects: Cell division; Lateral bud emergence (apples, oranges); Basal shoot formation (roses, orchids); Flowering (cyclamen, cacti); Fruit set (grapes, oranges, melons).
Toxicology: Acute oral LD50: Male rats 2125mg/kg, female rats 2130mg/kg; Acute dermal LD50 for mice (male, female)>5000mg/kg. Causes eye damage and irritation. TLM(48hrs)for carp 400ppm.