CAUTION: Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals; Harmful if swallowed, inhaled or absorbed through skin.
Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Avoid breathing spray mist.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Applicators and other handlers must wear Long-sleeved shirt and long pants, chemical-resistant gloves made of any waterproof material (such as Natural Rubber), shoes, socks and protective eyewear. Follow manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning / maintaining PPE. if no such instructions for washables exist, use detergent and hot water. Keep and wash PPE separately from other laundry.
• Call a poison control centre or doctor immediately for treatment advice.
• Have the person sip a glass of water if able to swallow.
• Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control centre or doctor.
• Do not give anything to an unconscious person.
• Move person to fresh air.
• If the person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth, if possible.
• Call a poison control centre or doctor for further treatment advice.
If on Skin or Clothing:
• Take off contaminated clothing.
• Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15 to 20 minutes.
• Call a poison control centre or doctor for treatment advice.
If in Eyes:
• Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 to 20 minutes.
• Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye.
• Call a poison control centre or doctor for treatment advice. Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control centre or doctor or going for treatment.
|Composition||Active ingredient - Abamectin 1.8% EC|
|Mode of Action||contact and systemic. Insecticide | Acaricide with contact and stomach action, which causes paralysis to the insects, resulting to their death from starvation.|
|Uses||to control insects & pests|
|Time & Method of Application||It is applied as a foliar spray at the rate of 10ml/20l of water ensuring thorough wetting of the crop applied at first signs of infestation with a post harvest interval of 7 days. It photo-degrades rapidly, binds strongly to soil preventing entry into the aquatic environment.|
|Crops||fruits, vegetables, contton, coffee, marize, beans and other crops|
|Target/Pests||Leaf-miners, aphids, thrips, white-flies and mites|