Spiroxamine 500

1_Trade_NameManufacturerForm
PROSPER 500 EC FUNGICIDEBAYER CROPSCIENCE PTY LTDEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE
SPIROX 500 EC FUNGICIDEARYSTA LIFESCIENCE BENELUX SPRLEMULSIFIABLE CONCENTRATE

4. ACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Spiroxamine 500g/L

5. COST: $44.55 per L or kg.

6. CHEMICAL GROUP: 5.

7. RELATED PESTICIDES:

Spinetoram 120g/L (or 250g/kg)
Spinetoram 250g/kg
Spinosad 120-480g/L
Spinosad 800g/kg
Spiroxamine 500g/L

8. GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

An agricultural fungicide.
Also contains emulsifier and benzyl alcohol solvent

9. APPLICATION METHODS AND TIPS:

Some markets may not have established MRL's for this product. If crop is for export check with Bayer for MRL data.

10. ADJUVANTS, WETTERS, OILS:

None recommended

11. EQUIPMENT:

Use equipment that provides thorough and even coverage.

12. SPRAYER WASH OUT AND DECONTAMINATION:

Triple rinse with water and wetting agent.

13. WATER OR CARRIER DATA:

250 -1000 L/ha water.

14. WEATHER:

Apply in fine weather.

15. RAINFASTNESS:

16. SOIL:

No specific effects.

17. PLANT HEALTH and OTHER EFFECTS:

18. WITHHOLDING PERIODS:

19. PLANT BACK PERIODS or RECROPPING INTERVALS:

None specified

20. MODE OF ACTION:

Morpholine 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 - S6
Summary:
Details:
Poison schedule - S6
Mammalian toxicity -
Acute oral LD50 - 1000 mg/kg (rats), Harmful. [For comparison table salt is 3000 mg/kg]
Acute dermal LD50 - >200 - >1000 mg/kg. Harmful.
Skin - LD50 >2000 mg/kg. Practically non toxic. Moderately irritating. Severely irritating to mucous membranes.
Eye - Irritating.
Vapour inhalation - LC50 - > 2.3 mg/L air (rat). Practically non toxic
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:

May irritate eyes.
May produce respiratory irritation.

24. FIRST AID:

If SWALLOWED - Rinse mouth with water.
If in EYES - Irrigate for 15 minutes with plenty of water. See a doctor.
If on SKIN - Rinse with plenty of water, remove contaminated clothing, wash with soap and water.
If INHALED - Remove patient to fresh air. Keep patient at rest.
If patient has symptoms or is concerned contact a doctor immediately.
Advice to doctor - Treat symptomatically. Unlikely to cause poisoning.
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:

Wait until spray has dried.

27. PROPERTIES:

Product appearance - Brown, clear to slightly turbid emulsifiable concentrate liquid with an aromatic odour.
Shelf Life -
Product Flammability - Flashpoint 109C. Not flammable under normal conditions of use. May emit toxic fumes if burnt.
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 - 1g/mL at 20C

28. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE:

Summary - Highly toxic to algae and harmful to fish and invertebrates.
Birds - toxicity.
Fish - High toxicity LC50 5.7 ppm.
Invertebrates - High toxicity. EC50 5.1 mg/L
Bees - low toxicity.
Algae - LD50 0.0032 ppm
Earthworm Low toxicity. LD50 >1000 mg/kg dry soil.
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.

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 - 6.1
Hazchem Code - 2X
Packaging Group - 3
EPG - 34
UN Number - 2902
Worksafe Classification -

32. References:

Bayer (2003) Proper label 52817 and MSDS 1/8/2002

Acknowledgments:

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