Colliss

Active Ingredient(s):

200g/L boscalid

100g/L kresoxim-methyl

Overview

Systemic fungicide for the control of powdery mildew and gummy stem blight in pumpkin and winter squash.

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General Instructions

General Information

COLLISS is a novel combination of carboxamide and strobilurin type fungicides providing protectant activity against powdery mildew and gummy stem blight. It is locally systemic and translaminar to provide some protection to new growth. Thorough coverage of the crop is necessary for best results. Best results are obtained from protectant applications prior to the onset of infection.

Resistance Management

COLLISS contains boscalid, a carboxamide fungicide from the SDHI (Succinate Dehydrogenase inhibitors) mode of action group GROUP 7 FUNGICIDE, and kresoxim-methyl, a stobilurin type fungicide from the QoI (Quinone outside Inhibitors) mode of action group GROUP 11 FUNGICIDE. Resistance to this fungicide could develop from excessive use. To minimise this risk use strictly in accordance with the label instructions and resistance management strategies that exist for any fungus listed on the label. COLLISS should be used in a programme that incorporates fungicides with different modes of action to GROUP 7 and GROUP 11 fungicides, and that have satisfactory efficacy against the targeted pathogen(s) e.g. sulphur or triazoles. Refer to the NZCPR web site (www.nzpps.org/resistance/index.php) for more detailed information. It is an offence to use this product on animals.

Direction for Use

Apply to obtain good coverage of the crop in 400 to 500 litres of water per hectare.

Mixing

Add the required amount directly into a partly filled spray tank with agitation operating. Complete filling and maintain agitation until spraying is complete.

Adjuvants

No specific requirement.

Compatibility

Do NOT mix COLLISS with other plant protection products.

Rainfall

COLLISS is rain fast once it is dried on the crop.

Transport

Do NOT carry this product on a passenger service vehicle.

Spillage

Prevent further spillage and product from entering waterways. Wear overalls, gloves, footwear and goggles. Absorb spill with an inert material such as synthetic absorbent and place in a labelled, sealable container for disposal. Wash the spill area with water and detergent, then absorb the washings and place in the same sealable container. Dispose of the waste safely in suitable landfill.

Personal Protection

When mixing and preparing spray, wear cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist, a washable hat, suitable gloves, and goggles or a face shield.

General Safety and Hygiene Measures

Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Do NOT eat, drink or smoke while using this product. Remove protective clothing and wash hands and exposed skin thoroughly with soap and water before meals and after work. Wash protective clothing immediately after use. Store work clothing separately.

Use

Apply with well-maintained and accurately calibrated equipment. Do NOT spray directly into or onto, or allow drift over, surface water such as ponds, waterways or drains. Clean out application equipment thoroughly after use. Do NOT contaminate water when disposing of equipment wash waters.

Record Keeping

Records of use must be kept.

Note

Storage, application and record keeping must be as described in the current version of the New Zealand Standard for the Management of Agrichemicals NZS8409.

First Aid

If exposed or concerned get medical attention. IF SWALLOWED: Do NOT induce vomiting. Rinse mouth. For advice, contact the National Poisons Centre 0800 POISONS (0800 764 766) or a doctor. IF ON SKIN: Remove contaminated clothing and wash skin with plenty of soap and water. Do NOT scrub skin. IF IN EYES: Wash out immediately with water.

Storage

Store in original container, tightly closed, in a locked, dry, cool, well-ventilated place away from food and animal feeds. Keep away from heat and protect from direct sunlight. Stores containing more than 100 litres of this product require emergency response plans and secondary containment systems, and are subject to signage. When stored appropriately this product should show no significant degradation for two years from the date of manufacture. Contact your supplier for further information about the use of any product that is older than this.

Disposal

Container: Triple rinse empty container and add residue to the spray tank. Recycle through Agrecovery (0800 247 326, www.agrecovery.co.nz). Product: Dispose of this product only by using according to the label or at an approved landfill. Do NOT burn product. Do NOT contaminate surface water with product or used container.

Precautions

Harmful

Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect in animal studies.

Very Toxic to Aquatic Organisms

May cause long term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.


Product details last updated on 29 Aug 2012

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