Insecticide - Pymetrozine

NOMENCLATURE Common name pymetrozine IUPAC name (E)-4,5-dihydro-6-methyl-4-(3-pyridylmethyleneamino)-1,2,4-triazin-3(2H)-one Chemical Abstracts name E)-4,5-dihydro-6-methyl-4-[(3-pyridinylmethylene)amino]-1,2,4-triazin-3(2H)-one CAS RN [123312-89-0]


Insecticide selective against Homoptera, causing them to stop feeding.


Control of aphids and whitefly in vegetables, potatoes, ornamentals, cotton, deciduous and citrus fruit, tobacco, hops; both juvenile and adult stages are susceptible. Also control of planthoppers in rice. Application rates vary from 150 g/ha on potatoes to 200-300 g/ha on ornamentals, tobacco and cotton; 10-30 g/hl on vegetables, fruit and hops.

Production formulation

Pymetrozine 95%TC
Pymetrozine 25%SC
Pymetrozine 25%WP
Pymetrozine 50%WP
Pymetrozine 50%WDG