Temephos is a larvicide which effectively controls the vectors of human diseases such as Malaria, Onchocerciasis, Epidemic Typhus Fever, Filariasis, Dracunculiasis, Yellow Fever, Dengue and various other arbovirus diseases.
O,O,O′,O′-tetra methyl O,O′-thiodi-p-phenylene bis (phosphorothioate)
Pale yellow to brown coloured viscous liquid that may contain crystals below 30°C
Acidity (as H2SO4)
0.30% (w/w) Max.
Moisture content by Karl fisher method
0.20% (w/w) Max.
Material insoluble in acetone
0.50% (w/w) Max.
Emulsifiable concentrate 50% (w/w) & (w/v), 44% (w/w) and 1% (w/w) Granules or as per Customer’s specific requirement.
Incompatible with alkaline substances.
Two year from the date of manufacturing under normal storage conditions.
25 kg, 50kg & 200 kg UN approved epoxy coated MS Drums.
EC: 200 Lit in UN approved M.S. Lacquered Drums.