Buprofezin Is an insecticide which content 25.000%w/w Dispersing agent: (Alkylated naphthalene sulphonate formaldehyde polymer, sodium salt) 2.500%w/w Antifreeze agent: (Propylene glycol) 12.500%w/w Defoamer: (Dimethyl Polysiloxane) 0.030%w/w Thickener 1 (Xantham gum) (Hetropolysaccharide) 0.100%w/w Thickener 2 (Bentonite clay) 2.50% w/w Bactericide (1,2-benzisothiazin-3-one) 0.150%w/w Distilled water Q.S. Total: 100.000%w/w Mode of action: Buprofezin has a novel mode of action - effective disease resistance management tool, controls organophasphate-resistant hard scales. It is specifically used to control of Homopteran pests. Low impact on beneficial insects - ideally suited for use in IPM programes. Active on early instars (jassids) and crawlers (scale and mealybug) and spray applications must be carefully timed to target specific life stages. Usage should be based upon results of pest monitoring within orchards. Controls pests primarily through contact activity - important to achieve good spray coverage.
Recommendation : Buprofezin 25 % SC is the insecticide used for the control of sucking pest of rice, cotton, chillies, mango and grapes particularly against plant hoppers, whiteflies, aphids, jassids, thrips, mites, hoppers, mealy bugs etc.