Penthiopyrad

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
DUPONT FONTELIS FUNGICIDEDU PONT (AUSTRALIA) PTY LTDSUSPENSION CONCENTRATE
VELISTA TURF FUNGICIDESYNGENTA AUSTRALIA PTY LTDWATER DISPERSIBLE GRANULE

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Penthiopyrad 200g/L (or 500g/kg for Velista)

5. COST: $69.74 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 broad spectrum, agricultural fungicide for the control of some foliar and soil borne fungal diseases in fruit, nut and vegetable crops. It has preventive, curative, and locally systemic activity.

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Best reults in fine weather.
Ensure thorough coverage.
Do not use air agitation, pre mix or slurry.
Use immediately. Do not leave overnight.
Contains oil which may cause damage when mixed with some other products such as Captan.
Toxic to aquatic life.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

None recommended

11. EQUIPMENT:

Medium droplets recommended.

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

Clean with soapy water then rinse.

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

Use more than 100 L/ha.
Typically 1000-2000 L/ha is used.

14. WEATHER:

Rainfast in 1 hour.
Do not spray durin inversions

15. RAINFASTNESS:

1 hour

16. SOIL:

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

HARVEST
BRASSICA VEGETABLES, BRASSICA LEAFY VEGETABLES, FRUITING VEGETABLES (EXCLUDING CUCURBIT VEGETABLES), STONE FRUIT, STRAWBERRIES: NOT REQUIRED WHEN USED AS DIRECTED.

BULB VEGETABLES, LEAFLY VEGETABLES (EXCEPT BRASSICA LEAFY VEGETABLES): DO NOT HARVEST FOR 3 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

CUCURBIT VEGETABLES: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 1 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

TREE NUTS: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 14 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.
POME FRUIT: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 28 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

ROOT AND TUBER VEGETABLES: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 7 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

GRAZING
DO NOT GRAZE OR CUT FOR STOCK FOOD.
HARVEST
BRASSICA VEGETABLES, BRASSICA LEAFY VEGETABLES, FRUITING VEGETABLES (EXCLUDING CUCURBIT VEGETABLES), STONE FRUIT, STRAWBERRIES: NOT REQUIRED WHEN USED AS DIRECTED.

BULB VEGETABLES, LEAFLY VEGETABLES (EXCEPT BRASSICA LEAFY VEGETABLES): DO NOT HARVEST FOR 3 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

CUCURBIT VEGETABLES: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 1 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

TREE NUTS: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 14 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.
POME FRUIT: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 28 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

ROOT AND TUBER VEGETABLES: DO NOT HARVEST FOR 7 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.

GRAZING
DO NOT GRAZE OR CUT FOR STOCK FOOD.

19. PLANT BACK PERIODS or RECROPPING INTERVALS:

20. MODE OF ACTION:

It has preventive, curative, and locally systemic activity.
Group 7

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 Unsdheduled
Mammalian toxicity -
Acute oral LD50 - >5000 mg/kg (rats), [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
Acute dermal LD50 - >5000 mg/kg (rabbit).
Skin - Not irritating. Not sensitising.
Eye - Not irritating
Vapour inhalation - LC50 - >3.5 mg/L air (rat).
Chronic oral toxicity NOEL - ppm for two years.
Not mutagenic or teratogenic (i.e. does not cause reproductive problems).
Carcinogenicity assessment Penthiopyrad : The following effects occurred at levels of exposure that significantly exceed those expected under labeled usage conditions., A slight increased incidence in tumors was observed in animal studies.

Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI) -

23. TOXICITY SYMPTOMS:

24. FIRST AID:

If SWALLOWED - Obtain medical attention. DO NOT induce vomiting without medical advice. If victim is conscious: Rinse mouth with water. Drink 1 or 2 glasses 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.

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Off white liquid with a slight ester like odour
Shelf Life -
Product Flammability - Flashpoint >105C. Autoignition - 385C
Half life in water - days at pH5 and 35 C.
Water solubility at 25 C. - Dispersible
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 - 0.9789
pH - 6.66 at 10g/L
Viscosity, dynamic - 770,7 mPa.s , 30 rpm

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Very toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment
Birds - toxicity.
Fish - Moderate toxicity EC50 >2.2 mg/L.
Invertebrates - High toxicity. EC50 >0.29 mg/L.
Algae - Moderate toxicity EC50 >6.5 mg/L.
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. Unlikely.
Not readily biodegradable. Estimation based on data obtained on active ingredient.
This mixture contains no substance considered to be persistent,
bioaccumulating nor toxic (PBT). This mixture contains no substance considered to be very persistent nor very bioaccumulating (vPvB).

29. COMPATIBILITY:

See HerbiGuide for compatibility with other herbicides, insecticides and fungicides.
See HerbiGuide for a full list of pesticide compatibilities.
Compatible with many commonly used fungicides, liquid fertilisers, herbicides, insecticides, and biological control products.

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 -
NOHSC Classification and phrases - Not hazardous
Spray records are required with 24 hours of spraying and kept for 2 years.
No-spray Zones for Protection of the Aquatic Environment
FOR BOOM APPLICATIONS
Downwind mandatory No-Spray Zone = 10 metres for wind speeds of 3 to 20 kph
FOR AIRBLAST APPLICATION
Downwind mandatory No-Spray Zone = 80 metres for wind speeds of 3 to 20 kph in Pome/Stone fruit orchards and 100 metres for nut trees.

ADG
Not classified as dangerous goods according to the ADG Code.

IMDG
Class: 9
Packaging group: III
UN-Number: 3082
Labelling No.: 9
Proper shipping name: Environmentally hazardous substance, liquid, n.o.s. (Penthiopyrad)
Marine pollutant: Marine pollutant.

IATA
Proper shipping name: Environmentally hazardous substance, liquid, n.o.s. (Contains Penthiopyrad)
DG Class 9
UN-Number: 3082
Hazchem: 2X
Packaging group: III

32. References:

PENT200_65510-51081.pdf 2014

Acknowledgments:

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