Milbemectin 9

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
MILBEKNOCK MITICIDESIPCAM PACIFIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
ULTIFLORA MITICIDESIPCAM PACIFIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Milbemectin 9.3g/L

5. COST: $247.50 per L or kg.

6. CHEMICAL GROUP: 6B.

7. RELATED PESTICIDES:

Milbemectin 9.3g/L

8. GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

A non systemic, residual, contact and ingested miticide that acts on the nervous system. It is effective on all mite stages - adults, larvae, nymphs and eggs. Absorbed into leaves and reamins there for many weeks but is not translocated around the plant.

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Thorough coverage is essential for best results. Don't spray in hot (>28C) weather or under poor drying conditions. Use equipment that doesn't leave large droplets on fruit. Don't spray plants in flower while bees are foraging.
Apply before ther is a build up of the mite population.
Can be used with IPM programs using predatory mites
Typholodromus spp. And Phytoseiulus spp.
Dangerous to fish and aquatic orgamisms. Do not apply within 10 m of downwind aquatic areas.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

None recommended

11. EQUIPMENT:

High volume sprayer. Orchard misters. Boom sprays.

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

100-3000 L/ha

14. WEATHER:

Rainfast as soon as droplets dry.

15. RAINFASTNESS:

10 mins

16. SOIL:

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

Apple
Capsicum: Harvest - 1 day.
Ornamentals: Harvest - Not required. Grazing - Do not graze.
Pome fruit: Harvest - 7 days. Grazing - Do not graze.
Stone fruit: Harvest - 14 days. Grazing - Do not graze.
Strawberries: Harvest - 1 day. Grazing -1 day.
Apple
Capsicum: Harvest - 1 day.
Ornamentals: Harvest - Not required. Grazing - Do not graze.
Pome fruit: Harvest - 7 days. Grazing - Do not graze.
Stone fruit: Harvest - 14 days. Grazing - Do not graze.
Strawberries: Harvest - 1 day. Grazing -1 day.

19. PLANT BACK PERIODS or RECROPPING INTERVALS:

Not required

20. MODE OF ACTION:

Contains two active isomers a3 and a4.
It may take 7-14 days for maximum effect.

21. PESTICIDE RESISTANCE:

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

22. TOXICITY:

Poison schedule - S5
Summary: Irritates eyes, may irritate skin. Repeated exposure may lead to irritant ciontact dermatitis.
Details:
Poison schedule - S5
Mammalian toxicity -
Acute oral LD50 - 5200 mg/kg (rats), [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
Acute dermal LD50 - >2000 mg/kg (rabbit).
Skin - Irritant for humans. Not irritating in rabbit tests. Not sensitising..
Eye - Irritant for humans. Not irritating in rabbit tests.
Vapour inhalation - Harmful. LC50 - >6.75 mg/L air (rat). May cause lung damage if aspirated.
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 - Do not induce vomiting. Wash mouth with 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. Symptoms of pulmonary oedema may be delayed fro up to 48 hours after exposure.
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 in field situations.
After 24 hours in glasshouse situations.

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Pale Yellow colured liquid. Mild odour.
Shelf Life -
Product Flammability -
Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.
Water solubility at 25 C. - Emulsifiable.
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 - = 0.93.
Flammable.
Flash point - 43 degrees C.
Autoignition temperature - 355 degrees C.
pH 3.7 in 1% water solution

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Dangerous to fish and aquatic orgamisms. Degraded quickly by sunlight but remains within the leaf for many weeks.
Birds - Low toxicity. LD50 >2250 mg/kg
Fish - high toxicity LC50 > ppm.
Invertebrates - high toxicity. LC50 0.42mg/L Daphnia.
Bees - high toxicity. LD50 <65ug/bee.
It has a half life in soil of . Does not accumulate in soil.
It has an EPA classification for soil mobility that ranges from
Ground water contamination is unlikely - It is tightly bound to soil.
Accumulation in milk and tissues.
Biodegradable.
Not highly bioaccumulative.

29. COMPATIBILITY:

See HerbiGuide for compatibility with other herbicides, insecticides and fungicides.
See HerbiGuide for a full list of pesticide compatibilities.
Compatible with most common insecticides and fungicides.
Do not use with chlorothalonil or bordeaux mixtures.

30. REGISTERED CROPS, INSECTS and DISEASES.

See HerbiGuide Species Solutions Tab for registered uses.

31. GOVERNMENT AND REGULATORY INFORMATION:

Dangerous Goods Class - ADG Dangerous. Class 3 Flammable Liquid.
Hazchem Code - Hazardous. 3Y
Packaging Group - lll
Initial Emergency Response Guide IERG -
UN Number - 1993.
Flammbale Liquid. N.O.S.
NOHSC Classification and phrases - R10, R20, R36, R51, R57, R65.
S16, S26, S37, S46, S60, S61, S24/25.

32. References:

Label & MSDS 2012.

Acknowledgments:

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