Hexaconazole 50

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
AC Hexagon 50 SC FungicideAXICHEM PTY LTDSUSPENSION CONCENTRATE
AW HOSTILE 50SC FUNGICIDEAGRI WEST PTY LIMITEDSUSPENSION CONCENTRATE
HEX 50SC FUNGICIDEIMTRADE AUSTRALIA PTY LTDSUSPENSION CONCENTRATE
SYNAN FUNGICIDESYNGENTA AUSTRALIA PTY LTDSUSPENSION CONCENTRATE
VIVA FUNGICIDECROP CARE AUSTRALASIA PTY LTDSUSPENSION CONCENTRATE

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Hexaconazole 50 g/L

5. COST: $171.93 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:

An agricultural fungicide for Black Spot or Scab and Powdery Mildew on fruit and grapes.

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Apply as a high volume or concentrate spray.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

None recommended

11. EQUIPMENT:

High volume or concentrate sprayers with good canopy penetration.

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

300-1000 L/ha water.

14. WEATHER:

Apply in fine weather.

15. RAINFASTNESS:

16. SOIL:

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

May affect some MacIntosh, JerseyMac and related varieties and is not recommended fro use on these varieties.
May cause shortening of Apples when high rates or multiple applications during blossoming.

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

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: Low toxicity.
Details:
Poison schedule - S
Mammalian toxicity -
Acute oral LD50 - >5000 mg/kg (rats), [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
Acute dermal LD50 - > >2000 mg/kg (rabbit).
Skin - Non irritant (Rabbit). Non sensitising (Guinea Pig)
Eye - Mild irritant (Rabbit)
Vapour inhalation - LC50 - > mg/L air (rat).
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) - 0.005 mg/kg/day

23. TOXICITY SYMPTOMS:

Ingestion of large amounts may cause nausea and vomiting.
Inhalation of mist may cause respiratory irritation.
Prolonged exposure on skin may lead to irritation.

24. FIRST AID:

If SWALLOWED - Rinse mouth out with water. Give water to drink. If vomiting occurs give more 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 gloves.
Cotton overalls and washable hat.
Boots.

26 RE ENTRY PERIODS and OTHER SAFETY ISSUES:

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Odourless off white suspension.
Shelf Life -
Product Flammability - Non combustible. Solid residue can burn if ignited and emit toxic fumes.
Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.
Water solubility at 25 C. - ppm at pH
Oil solubility -
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 - 1.04
pH - 9.5

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Toxic to aquatic organisms.
Birds - LC50 >4000 mg/kg diet. Low toxicity.
Fish - toxicity LC50 3.4-5.94 ppm.
Invertebrates - LC50 2.9 ppm. Toxic.
Bees - LD50 > 0.1 mg/bee. Low toxicity.
It has a short half life in soil and is rapidly degraded .
It has an EPA classification for soil mobility that ranges from
Ground water contamination
Accumulation in milk and tissues. Readily excreted by mammals with no significant retention in organs or tissue.
It has a high potential for bioaccumulation.

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 classified as a dangerous good for transport by road or rail.
Hazchem Code -
Packaging Group -
Not classified as hazardous

32. References:

Crop Care (1999) Anvil Label and MSDS.

Acknowledgments:

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