Mode of Action
Imidacloprid has contact and stomach poison action and works by interfering with the transmission of stimuli in the insect nervous system by causing a blockage of the nicotinergic neuronal pathway thus preventing acetylcholine from transmitting impulses between nerves, resulting in the insect’s paralysis and eventual death
For Roses, Vegetables and Carnations, at a rate of 0.5-0.75 ml per litre of water, do maximum 3 applications as first signs of infestation as a full cover spray on 7-10 days interval.
For building construction, apply 6 ml per litre of water by spraying the construction wood and adjacent soil thoroughly to control termites
For fruit trees, using 2 ml per litre of water, drench at the base of a tree followed by irrigating with enough water to control termites.
Emerald® 200SL is compatible with most commonly used pesticides and liquid fertilizers. However, a compatibility test is advisable before mixing commercial quantities or spraying a large area.
Emerald® 200SL is not phytotoxic when used as recommended.