Insecticide - Cypermethrin

NOMENCLATURE Common name cypermethrin (BSI, E-ISO, ANSI, BAN); cyperm├ęthrine ((f) F-ISO) IUPAC name (RS)-a-cyano-3-phenoxybenzyl (1RS,3RS;1RS,3SR)-3-(2,2-dichlorovinyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate Roth: (RS)-a-cyano-3-phenoxybenzyl (1RS)-cis-trans-3-(2,2-dichlorovinyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate Chemical Abstracts name cyano (3-phenoxyphenyl)methyl 3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl)-2,2-dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate CAS RN [52315-07-8] (formerly [69865-47-0], [86752-99-0] and many other numbers)

Chemistry

Non-systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action. Also exhibits anti-feeding action. Good residual activity on treated plants

 Use

Control of a wide range of insects, especially Lepidoptera, but also Coleoptera, Diptera, Hemiptera, and other classes, in fruit (including citrus), vines, vegetables, potatoes, cucurbits, lettuce, capsicums, tomatoes, cereals, maize, soya beans, cotton, coffee, cocoa, rice, pecans, oilseed rape, beet, ornamentals, forestry, etc. Control of flies and other insects in animal houses; and mosquitoes, cockroaches, houseflies and other insect pests in public health. Also used as an animal ectoparasiticide.


Production formulation

Cypermethrin 95%TC
Cypermethrin 50%EC
Cypermethrin 25%EW
Cypermethrin 20%EC
Cypermethrin 10%EC
Cypermethrin 10%WP

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