Insecticide - Buprofezin

NOMENCLATURE Common name Buprofezin IUPAC name 2-tert-butylimino-3-isopropyl-5-phenyl-1,3,5-thiadiazinan-4-one Chemical Abstracts name 2-[(1,1-dimethylethyl)imino]tetrahydro-3-(1-methylethyl)-5-phenyl-4H-1,3,5-thiadiazin-4-one CAS RN [69327-76-0]

Chemistry
Persistent insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action; not translocated in the plant. Inhibits moulting of nymphs and larvae, leading to death. Also suppresses oviposition by adults; treated insects lay sterile eggs.

 Use

Insecticide with persistent larvicidal action against Homoptera, some Coleoptera and also Acarina. Effective against Cicadellidae, Deltocephalinae (leafhoppers) and Delphacidae (planthoppers) in rice, at 50-250 g/ha; Cicadellidae (lady beetle) in potatoes; Aleyrodidae (whitefly) in citrus, cotton and vegetables, at 0.025-0.075 g/ha; Coccidae, Diaspididae (scale insects) and Pseudococcidae (mealybugs) in citrus and top fruit, at 25-50 g/hl; Tarsonemidae in vegetables, at 250-500 g/ha. Suitable for IPM programmes.

Production formulation

Buprofezin 10%EC
Buprofezin 25%WP
Buprofezin 50%SC
Buprofezin 70%WDG

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