Fosetyl-aluminium

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
ALIETTE WG SYSTEMIC FUNGICIDEBAYER CROPSCIENCE PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
AUTOGRAPH FUNGICIDETURF CULTURE PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
CHIPCO SIGNATURE SYSTEMIC FUNGICIDEBAYER CROPSCIENCE PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
FARMALINX FOSET 80 WP FUNGICIDEFARMALINX PTY LTDWETTABLE POWDER
FARMALINX FOSET 80 WP TURF FUNGICIDEFARMALINX PTY LTDWETTABLE POWDER
Farmalinx Foset 800 WG Turf FungicideFARMALINX PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
FOSETYL 800 FUNGICIDETURF CULTURE PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
KATANGA EXPRESS FUNGICIDEPROPLAN PLANT PROTECTION COMPANY S.L.WATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
NOBILITY SYSTEMIC FUNGICIDECROP CULTURE PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE
SUREFIRE ALSETYL 800WG SYSTEMIC FUNGICIDEPCT HOLDINGS PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Fosetyl-aluminium 800g/kg

5. COST: $99.00 per L or kg.

6. CHEMICAL GROUP: 33.

7. RELATED PESTICIDES:

Fosetyl-aluminium 800g/kg

8. GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Fosetyl-aluminium is a systemic fungicide for the prevention and control of phytophthora rots in apples, avocados, ornamentals, peaches and pineapples and pythium root rots in turf.

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Best results in fine weather.
Ensure thorough coverage.
Soil drench applications may be required where there is little foliage.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

None recommended

11. EQUIPMENT:

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

Typically 1000-3000 L/ha for high volume sprayers and spraying to runoff.
Low volume sprays may use 100-1000 L/ha.

14. WEATHER:

15. RAINFASTNESS:

16. SOIL:

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

Good tolerance with no damage on many ornamentals.
Mixtures of fosetyl with foliar fertilisers may cause fruit russetting on some species

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

Apples: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 14 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.
Avocados: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 1 DAY AFTER APPLICATION.
Peaches: NOT REQUIRED WHEN USED AS DIRECTED
Pineapples: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 7 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.
Apples: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 14 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.
Avocados: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 1 DAY AFTER APPLICATION.
Peaches: NOT REQUIRED WHEN USED AS DIRECTED
Pineapples: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 7 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

19. PLANT BACK PERIODS or RECROPPING INTERVALS:

20. MODE OF ACTION:

21. PESTICIDE RESISTANCE:

Some species may be resistant or develop resistance with continued application. Rotate with products from alternative groups.

22. TOXICITY:

Poison schedule - S0
Summary:
Details:
Poison schedule - S0 - Exempt.
Mammalian toxicity -
Acute oral LD50 - >2000 mg/kg (rats), [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
Acute dermal LD50 - > mg/kg (rabbit).
Skin - May cause skin irritation. Non sensitising.
Eye - May irritate eyes.
Vapour inhalation - LC50 - > mg/L air (rat). Dusts may cause upper respiratory tract irritation and coughing.
Chronic oral toxicity NOEL - ppm for two years.
Not mutagenic or teratogenic (i.e. does not cause cancer or reproductive problems).
Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI) -

23. TOXICITY SYMPTOMS:

24. FIRST AID:

If SWALLOWED - Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Keep patient warm and at rest. Call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
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. The product causes irritation of eyes, skin and mucous membranes.
Gastric lavage is not normally required. However, if a significant amount (more than a mouthful) has been ingested, administer activated charcoal and sodium sulphate.
There is no specific antidote.
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:

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Brown water dispersible granule
Shelf Life -
Product Flammability - Not hoigh ly flammable.
Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.
Water solubility at 25 C. - dispersible
Oil solubility -
Octanol:Water ratio at 25 C. - Log Pow -2.1.
Vapour Pressure <0.0001 mPa at 25 C. -
Dissociation constant - pKa.
Melting point - C.
Boiling point -
Molecular weight -
Density - 0.62-0.66 g/cm3
pH -3-4.5 at 1%
Surface tension - 28 mN/m at 20 °C
Oxidizing properties - No oxidizing properties
Explosivity - Not explosive

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Dangerous to fish.
Birds - toxicity.
Fish - Low toxicity LC50 >120 ppm.
Invertebrates - Low toxicity. EC 50 = 37 mg/L
Aquatic plants - EC50 (Scenedesmus subspicatus) 27.7 mg/L Growth rate (72 hr)
Bees - 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.
Readily biodegradable.
Stability in soil 0.3 - 1.5 h. aerobic. The value mentioned relates to the active ingredient fosetyl aluminium.

29. COMPATIBILITY:

See HerbiGuide for compatibility with other herbicides, insecticides and fungicides.
See HerbiGuide for a full list of pesticide compatibilities.

30. REGISTERED CROPS, INSECTS and DISEASES.

See HerbiGuide Species Solutions Tab for registered uses.

31. GOVERNMENT AND REGULATORY INFORMATION:

Dangerous Goods Class - Not a dangerous good
Hazchem Code -
Packaging Group -
Initial Emergency Response Guide IERG -
UN Number -
CAS Number - 39148-24-8
NOHSC Classification and phrases - Hazardous
R-phrase(s) R36 - Irritating to eyes.
S-phrase(s)

32. References:

Acknowledgments:

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