Penflufen

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
Emesto Prime In-Furrow FungicideBAYER CROPSCIENCE PTY LTDFLOWABLE CONCENTRATE FOR SEED TREATMENT
EVERGOL PRIME SEED TREATMENT AND IN-FURROW FUNGICIDEBAYER CROPSCIENCE PTY LTDFLOWABLE CONCENTRATE FOR SEED TREATMENT

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Penflufen 240g/L

5. COST: $170.54 per L or kg.

6. CHEMICAL GROUP: 7.

7. RELATED PESTICIDES:

Boscalid 500g/kg
Fluxapyroxad 333g/L
Penflufen 240g/L
Penthiopyrad 200g/L (or 500g/kg for Velista)

8. GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

A seed treatment for the suppression of rhizoctonia root rot and control of smuts in cereals.

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Mix with 400-600 mL water per 100 kg seed and ensure thorough coverage. Lower water rates can be used with special equipment.
Don't use on seed with more than 12% moisture or on sprouted or damaged seed.
Treated seed can be used in the following season.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

None recommended

11. EQUIPMENT:

Clean with water.

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

400-600 mL water per 100 kg seed.

14. WEATHER:

15. RAINFASTNESS:

16. SOIL:

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

Do not feed treated seed to stock.
Harvest: Not required.
Grazing: Do not graze plants from treated seed for 5 weeks after planting.
Do not feed treated seed to stock.
Harvest: Not required.
Grazing: Do not graze plants from treated seed for 5 weeks after planting.

19. PLANT BACK PERIODS or RECROPPING INTERVALS:

20. MODE OF ACTION:

Carboxamide fungicide from the pyrazole group.

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:
Details:
Poison schedule - S5
Mammalian toxicity -
Acute oral LD50 - >2000 mg/kg (rats), [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
May be harmful if swallowed.
Acute dermal LD50 - >2000 mg/kg (rabbit).
Skin - May cause irritation. No skin irritation in rabbit tests. Non sensitising in mouse tests.
Eye - May cause irritation. No eye irritation in rabit tests.
Vapour inhalation - May be harmful if inhaled. LC50 - >1.877 mg/L air (rat).
Chronic oral toxicity NOEL - ppm for two years.
Not mutagenic or teratogenic (i.e. does not reproductive problems).
Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.
Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI) -

23. TOXICITY SYMPTOMS:

24. FIRST AID:

If SWALLOWED - Do Not induce vomitting. Rinse mouth out with water and give small sips to drink.
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. In case of ingestion gastric lavage should be considered in cases of significant ingestions
only within the first 2 hours. However, the application of activated charcoal and sodium sulphate is always advisable.
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:

Wear protective clothing and gloves if handling the seed before it as dried.

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Red suspension with a characteristic odour.
Shelf Life -
Product Flammability - No flashpoint.
Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.
Water solubility at 25 C. Soluble - ppm at pH
Oil solubility -
Octanol:Water ratio at 25 C. - Log Pow 3.5 at pH.
Vapour Pressure at 25 C. -
Dissociation constant - pKa.
Melting point - C.
Boiling point -
Molecular weight -
Density - 1.13 g/cm3 at 20C
pH - 6.5-8 at 100% and 20C

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Very toxic to aquatic life.
Birds - Low toxicity. LC50 > 456 mg/kg. LD50 >4000 mg/kg.
Fish - High toxicicity LC50 = 0.062-0.103 ppm.
Invertebrates - Moderate toxicity. EC50 >4.9 mg/L
Earthworms - Low toxicity. LC50 >1000 mg/kg.
Bees - Low toxicity. LD50 108 mg/bee
Algae - Moderate tosicity. EC50 5-25 mg/L
It has a half life in soil of .
The dissipation time DT50 is 2-432 days in aerobic soil. In anaerobic soil the DT50 is 866 days.
It has an EPA classification for soil mobility that ranges from
Ground water contamination
Accumulation in milk and tissues.
FIRE
Dangerous gases are evolved in the event of a fire.
Keep out of smoke.
Fight fire from upwind position.

29. COMPATIBILITY:

See HerbiGuide for compatibility with other herbicides, insecticides and fungicides.
See HerbiGuide for a full list of pesticide compatibilities.
Compatible with Jockey, Stayer, Baytan T, Raxil T, Gaucho

30. REGISTERED CROPS, INSECTS and DISEASES.

See HerbiGuide Species Solutions Tab for registered uses.

31. GOVERNMENT AND REGULATORY INFORMATION:

Transport Information
LAND
ADG
UN number 3082
Class 9
Subsidiary Risk None
Packaging group III
Description of the goods ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S. (PENFLUFEN SOLUTION)
Hazchem Code 3Z
According to AU01, Environmentally Hazardous Substances in packagings, IBC or any other receptacle not exceeding 500 kg or 500 L are not subject to the ADG Code.
SEA
IMDG
UN number 3082
Class 9
Subsidiary Risk None
Packaging group III
EmS F-A , S-F
Marine pollutant YES
Description of the goods ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S. (PENFLUFEN SOLUTION)
AIR
IATA
UN number 3082
Class 9
Subsidiary Risk None
Packaging group III
Environm. Hazardous Mark YES
Description of the goods ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE, LIQUID, N.O.S. (PENFLUFEN SOLUTION
Initial Emergency Response Guide IERG -
NOHSC Classification and phrases - Hazardous
R-phrase(s) R40 - Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.
S-phrase(s)
ADG Classification "Dangerous goods"
CAS-No. Penflufen 494793-67-8
UN No. - 3082.

32. References:

Label MSDS 2014.

Acknowledgments:

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