Difenoconazole 250

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
ACE FOLIAR FUNGICIDECROP CARE AUSTRALASIA PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
BULLS-EYE SYSTEMIC FUNGICIDEFMC AUSTRALASIA PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
DIVINO 250 EC FUNGICIDEADAMA AUSTRALIA PTY LIMITEDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
GENFARM DIFENOCONAZOLE 250 FUNGICIDELANDMARK OPERATIONS LIMITEDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
IMTRADE DEFEND 400 EC FUNGICIDEIMTRADE AUSTRALIA PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
KENSO AGCARE VEGA 250 EC FUNGICIDEKENSO CORPORATION (M) SDN. BHD.EMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
NUFARM DIGGER FUNGICIDENUFARM AUSTRALIA LIMITEDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
RAINBOW DIFENOCONAZOLE 250 EC FUNGICIDESHANDONG RAINBOW INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD.EMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
SCORE FOLIAR FUNGICIDESYNGENTA AUSTRALIA PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Difenoconazole 250g/L

5. COST: $71.50 per L or kg.

6. CHEMICAL GROUP: 3.

7. RELATED PESTICIDES:

Cyproconazole 100 g/L
Cyproconazole 80g/L + propiconazole 250g/L
Difenoconazole 250g/L
Epoxiconazole 125g/L
Epoxiconazole 75g/L
Fenarimol 120g/L
Fluquinconazole 167g/L
Flusilazole 200g/kg
Flutriafol 250g/L (or 500-600)
Hexaconazole 50 g/L
Imazalil 750g/kg
Myclobutanil 200g/L
Propiconazole 250g/L (or 500 or 750)
Propiconazole 250g/L+ Tebuconazole 250g/L
PROTHIOCONAZOLE 210g/L + TEBUCONAZOLE 210 g/L
Prothioconazole 480g/L
Tebuconazole 430g/L
Triadimefon 125g/L (or 500g/kg)
Triadimenol 250g/L
Triforine 190g/L

8. GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

A foliar fungicide for spot diseases in vegetables fruit and nuts.
Usually supplied as an emulsifiable concentrate.

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Ensure thorough coverage.
Apply in fine weather at least 2 hours before rain.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

Wetting agents and spray oils recommended for some crops.

11. EQUIPMENT:

Aerial, boom, high volume and low volume sprayers and hand leads.

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

Triple rinse spray unit with water plus wetting agent.

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

Very high salt concentrations may cause product to separate from water carrier.
Aerial - at least 30 L/ha water.
Boom - at least 100 L/ha water.
High volume spraying - 1000-5000 L/ha. Spray to run off.

14. WEATHER:

Rainfast in 2 hours.

15. RAINFASTNESS:

2 hours

16. SOIL:

No direct effect.

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

Avocado - harvest - Not required.
Banana - harvest - 1 day.
Carrot - harvest - 7 days.
Macadamia - harvest - Not required.
Potato - harvest - 7 days.
Tomato - harvest - 3 days.
Avocado - harvest - Not required.
Banana - harvest - 1 day.
Carrot - harvest - 7 days.
Macadamia - harvest - Not required.
Potato - harvest - 7 days.
Tomato - harvest - 3 days.

19. PLANT BACK PERIODS or RECROPPING INTERVALS:

None required.

20. MODE OF ACTION:

DMI action.

21. PESTICIDE RESISTANCE:

Some species may be resistant or develop resistance with continued application. Rotate with products from alternative groups.
Don't apply more than 6 application per season.

22. TOXICITY:

Poison schedule - S5
Summary: Harmful if swallowed. Will irritate eyes and skin.
Details:
Poison schedule - S5
Mammalian toxicity - Low.
Acute oral - Low toxicity. LD50 - >3442mg/kg (rats), [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
Acute dermal- Low toxicity. LD50 - >2000 mg/kg (rabbit).
Skin - Moderate irritant. Not sensitising.
Eye - Moderate irritant.
Vapour inhalation - Low toxicity. LC50 - >5.4 mg/L air (rat).
Chronic oral toxicity NOEL - ppm for two years.
Not mutagenic or teratogenic in animal tests. (i.e. does not cause reproductive problems).
High doses over 2 years caused increased liver tumours in mice but not in rats and is not expected to occur in humans.
Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI) -
The aromatic hydrocarbon carrier may cause drunkeness.

23. TOXICITY SYMPTOMS:

The aromatic hydrocarbon carrier may cause drunkeness.

24. FIRST AID:

If SWALLOWED - Do NOT induce vomitting. Give a glass of water.
If in EYES - Irrigate for 15 minutes with plenty of water.
If on SKIN - Rinse with plenty of water, remove contaminated clothing, wash with soap and water.
If INHALED - Remove patient to fresh air.
If patient has symptoms or is concerned contact a doctor immediately.
Advice to doctor - Treat symptomatically.
Call Poisons Information Centre on 13 11 26

25. PROTECTIVE CLOTHING:

Safety goggles and face shield.
Elbow length PVC gl;oves.
Cotton overalls and washable hat.
Boots.

26 RE ENTRY PERIODS and OTHER SAFETY ISSUES:

After spray has dried.
Wear cotton overalls, gloves and boots if working in crop before the spray has dried.

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Clear amber liquid.
Shelf Life - ~3 years.
Product Flammability - Non flammable. Non explosive. Flash point 66-67 deg C closed cup. Combustible C1
Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.
Water solubility at 25 C. - emulsifies.
Oil solubility - Soluble.
Octanol:Water ratio at 25 C. - at pH 5.
Vapour Pressure at 25 C. -
Dissociation constant - pKa.
Melting point - C.
Boiling point -
Molecular weight -
Density - Specific gravity = 1.02.
pH - 9.6 in 5% aqueous solution.
Corrosivity - non corrosive.

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Toxic to aquatic organisms.
Birds - Practically non toxic.
Fish - High toxicity. LC50 >0.81 mg/L (Rainbow Trout).
Invertebrates - High toxicity.
Bees - Low toxicity.
Algae - High toxicity.
It has a half life in soil of .
It has an EPA classification for soil mobility that ranges from
Ground water contamination
Accumulation in milk and tissues.

29. COMPATIBILITY:

See HerbiGuide for compatibility with other herbicides, insecticides and fungicides.
See HerbiGuide for a full list of pesticide compatibilities.
Compatible with copper oxychloride, potassium phosphate, urea.

30. REGISTERED CROPS, INSECTS and DISEASES.

See HerbiGuide Species Solutions Tab for registered uses.

31. GOVERNMENT AND REGULATORY INFORMATION:

Dangerous Goods Class -
Hazchem Code -
Packaging Group - III. Class 9.
Initial Emergency Response Guide IERG -
UN Number - 3082
NOHSC Classification and phrases - Hazardous.
CAS No. 119446-68-3

32. References:

Label 45810-0504, MSDS Score June2005.

Acknowledgments:

Collated by HerbiGuide. Phone 08 98444064 or www.HerbiGuide.com.au for more information.