A broad-spectrum, non-cumulative insecticide, and a fast-acting neurotoxin with good contact and stomach action. It is of moderately high toxicity to mammals and readily metabolized with immediate loss of activity. Cypermethrin is not plantsystemic, it is readily degraded on soil or plants but has good residual activity on inert surfaces.
Product : Cypermethrin 5%
Brand Names : Zagrocide 5 EW; Cypex 50 EC; Punisx 50 EC; Zapex 5 EC
Category of Use : Insecticide
Formulation : Emulsifiable Concentrate; Emulsion, Oil in Water
Directions For Use:
Crops : Rice, tobacco, tea, vegetables, nuts, cotton, fruit trees, cereal crops, forests
Pests : Cotton bollworms, common cabbage worms, aphids, diamondback moths, rice leafrollers, thrips, cutworms, corn earworms, tobacco budworms, lygus bugs, salt marsh caterpillars, leafhoppers, flea beetles, cucumber beetles, whiteflies
kg or L/ha 0.5 – 3.0
g or mL/ acre 200 - 1200
g or mL/ L of water 5 – 10
As Public Health Product:
Space spray: Factories, warehouses, farm buildings, restaurants, feedlots, gardens, parks, garbage dumps, playgrounds, urban areas, zoos, etc.
Target Pests : Houseflies, mosquitos, cockroaches, stableflies and crawling insects
Use Rate : Residual spray: Dilute 75 ml in 5 litres of water and apply at a rate of 1 liter per square meter ]
Method and Time of Application :
Spray the mixture in the places of houseflies, mosquitoes and crawling insects in house yards, walls, shrubs and streets.
Spray mosquitoes at night-time, houseflies in the morning when the insects are active.