Thiamethoxam 25%WDG Organic Insecticide cas 153719-23-4
Thiamethoxam is a systemic insecticide. It can be uesd to many aspect. It can be used to control
aphids, whitefly, also used for foliar and soil treatments and control flies in animals, such as Musca domestica. Thiamethoxam is absorbed quickly by plants and transported to all parts of the plant, w
here it acts as a deterrent to insect feeding. It is active in the stomach of the insects, and also throu
gh direct contact. The compound interferes with information transfer between nerve cells, making the insects become paralyzed.
Thiamethoxam is effective against aphids, thrips, beetles, centipedes, millipedes, sawflies, leaf miners, stem borers and termites.
Syngenta asserts that thiamethoxam triggers various physiological reactions, which induce the expre
ssion of specific functional proteins involved in various stress defense mechanisms of the plant allow
ing it to better cope under tough growing conditions
Thiamethoxam is a moderately toxic substance. In normal use, there are no unacceptable risks invol
ved. The substance is toxic to bees and harmful to aquatic and soil organisms, although the level of t
oxicity to bees is not yet clear. A metabolite of thiamethoxam in soil is clothianidin.
Product name: Thiamethoxam 10%WDG
Pesticide category: Insecticide
CAS NO.: 153719-23-4
Appearance (TC): Off-white powder
Appearance (10%WDG): Brown spherical particles
Brand name: Greenriver/ as per customers request.
For control of aphids, whitefly, thrips, ricehoppers, ricebugs, mealybugs, white grubs, Colorado
potato beetle, flea beetles, wireworms, ground beetles, leaf miners and some lepidopterous spe
cies, at application rates from 10 to 200 g/ATXht98178 haATXht0 (R. Senn et al., loc. cit.). Majo
r crops for foliar and soil treatments are cole crops, leafy and fruity vegetables, potatoes, rice, co
tton, deciduous fruit, citrus, tobacco and soya beans; for seed treatment use, maize, sorghum, c
ereals, sugar beet, oilseed rape, cotton, peas, beans, sunflowers, rice and potatoes. Also for con
trol of flies in animal and public health, such as Musca domestica, Fannia canicularis, and Drosop