Trade Name :

ALPHA (WP)

Technical :

ALPHA CYPERMETHRIN 5% WP

Chemical Group :

Synthetic Pyrethroid

Use :

Indoor Residual Spray against Mosquitoes

Formulation :

Wettable powder (WP)

Physico Chemical Properties :

Molecular Weight – 416.3
Appearance – White to off white coloured Powder
Solubility – Dispersible with water

Toxicological Information :

Acute Oral Toxicity Ld50 – LD50 Rat:79-400 mg/kg
Acutr Dermal Toxicity Ld50 – LD50 Rat:>2000 mg/kg
Acute Inhalation Toxicity Lc50 – LC Rat: 0.32mg/I (rat)

Symptoms of Poisoning :

Irritation of skin, nervousness, anxiet, ataxia, tremors convulsions and allergic manifestation may occur

Target Species :

Adult Mosquitoes, Flies, Cockroaches

Dosage :

25 mg to 40 mg a.i/sq.m
25mg a.i/sq.m is recommended for the Duble Cycle application to be repeated after three months (250 gms/10 Litres of water.)
40 mg a.i/sq.m is recommended for the Singlw Cycle application (400 gsm/10 Litre of Water)

Mode of Action :

It is non-systemic insecticide with contact & stomach action. It also acts on the central and peripheral nervous system in very low doses.

Antidote :

No specific andote.
Treat symptomatically.
Antihistamines may be given to control allergies.

Presentation :

50 gsm. To 1 kg. pouch in Carton/Drum