Bifenthrin Fruit Tree Organic Pest Control Insecticides CAS 82657-04-3
Bifenthrin is a pyrethroid insecticide used primarily against the red imported fire ant by influencing
its nervous system. It has a high toxicity to aquatic organisms. Although it is listed as a restricted
use chemical in the United States, it is allowed to be sold for daily use, provided the product sold has
a low concentration of bifenthrin. The chemical was discovered and developed by FMC Corporation. Products containing bifenthrin include Talstar, Maxxthor, Capture, Brigade, Bifenthrine, Ortho Home Defense Max, Bifen IT, Bifen L/P, Torant, Zipak, Scotts LawnPro Step 3, Wisdom TC Flowable, FMC 54800, and OMS3024.
Product name: Bifenthrin 2.5%EC
Pesticide category: Insecticide
CAS NO.: 82657-04-3
Appearance (TC): White powder
Appearance (2.5%EC): Yellowish homogeneous liquid
Brand name: Greenriver/ as per customers request.
Effective against a broad range of foliar pests, including Coleoptera, Diptera, Heteroptera, Homoptera, Lepidoptera and Orthoptera; it also controls some species of Acarina. Crops include cereals, citrus,
cotton, fruit, grapes, ornamentals and vegetables. Rates range from 5 g/ha against Aphididae in cereals
to 45 g/ha against Aphididae and Lepidoptera in top fruit.