Insecticide - Propargite

NOMENCLATURE Common name propargite IUPAC name 2-(4-tert-butylphenoxy)cyclohexyl prop-2-ynyl sulfite Chemical Abstracts name 2-[4-(1,1-dimethylethyl)phenoxy]cyclohexyl 2-propynyl sulfite CAS RN [2312-35-8] EEC no. 219-006-1


Non-systemic acaricide with predominantly contact action, and long residual activity.


Control of many species of phytophagous mites (particularly motile stages) on a variety of crops, including vines, fruit trees (including top fruit, stone fruit, citrus fruit), hops, nuts, tomatoes, vegetables, ornamentals, cotton, maize, peanuts, and sorghum. Used at rates from 0.75-1.8 kg/ha on row crops and foliar sprays of 0.85-3.0 kg/ha on perennial fruit and nut crops.

Production formulation

57%EC, 73%EC