Insecticide - Carbaryl

NOMENCLATURE: Common name carbaryl IUPAC name 1-naphthyl methylcarbamate Chemical Abstracts name 1-naphthalenyl methylcarbamate CAS RN [63-25-2]

Chemistry

Insecticide with contact and stomach action, and slight systemic properties. Uses Control of Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, and other chewing and sucking insects, at 0.25-2.0 kg a.i./ha, on more than 120 different crops, including vegetables, tree fruit (including citrus), mangoes, bananas, strawberries, nuts, vines, olives, okra, cucurbits, peanuts, soya beans, cotton, rice, tobacco, cereals, beet, maize, sorghum, alfalfa, potatoes, ornamentals, forestry, etc. Control of earthworms in turf.

 Use

Used as a growth regulator for fruit thinning of apples. Also used as an animal ectoparasiticide.

Production formulation

Carbaryl 98%TC
Carbaryl 85%WP

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