Organophosphate insecticide and acaricide used to control a range of pests including spider mites, aphids, scale insects and leafhoppers. It may be used on a wide variety of food, fiber, and ornamental crops, including greenhouse crops, lawns, and turf. Ethion is often used on citrus and apples.
Chemical Name :
O,O,O′,O′-Tetraethyl S,S′-methylene bis(phosphorodithioate)
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Structural Formula :
|Profenophos content||:||95.00%(w/w) Min.|
|Acidity (as H2SO4)||:||0.05 % (w/w) Max.|
|Moisture content by Karl fisher method||:||1.1 mg/lit|
|Acetone Insoluble Matter||:||Soluble in most organic solvents|
EC, ES, WP or as per customer’s specific requirement
Incompatible with alkaline materials
|Mammalian Toxicity||:||Acute oral LD50 for male rats 208mg/kg and rabbits 915 mg/kg|
Shelf Life :
Two years under normal storage conditions.
|Technical Grade||:||25 kg, 50 kg and 200kg UN approved HDPE drums.|
|Formulations||:||EC: 200Lit in UN approved M.S. Lacquered Drums.|