Active Ingredient(s):

300 g/litre fluxapyroxad in the form of a suspension concentrate


SERCADIS a novel carboxamide fungicide providing protectant activity against black spot, powdery mildew on apples and black spot on pears.  It is locally systemic and translaminar to provide some protection to new growth. 


General Instructions

Resistance Management

SERCADIS contains fluxapyroxad, a carboxamide fungicide from the SDHI (Succinate Dehydrogenase inhibitors) mode of action group GROUP  7  FUNGICIDEResistance to this fungicide and related GROUP 7 fungicides 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.  SERCADIS should be used in a programme that incorporates fungicides with different modes of action to that of GROUP 7 fungicides.  Apply no more than four GROUP 7 fungicides per season.  Refer to the NZCPR web site ( for more detailed information.

Integrated Mite Control




SERCADIS is compatible with IMC programmes based on Typhlodromus pyri.

Direction for Use

It is an offence to use this product on animals.

The rates recommended are for high volume spraying to the point of run off.  For concentrate spraying adjust dilution rate accordingly.  For concentrate spraying the rate of product applied must be equal to the rate that would be applied per hectare with dilute application (refer to tree row volume rate indications).


SERCADIS may be tank mixed with most commonly used insecticides and fungicides, and with the plant growth regulator Regalis® Xtra.

Withholding Periods

It is an offence for users of this product to cause residues exceeding the relevant MRL in the New Zealand (Maximum Residue Limits of Agricultural Compounds) Food Standards.

Pome fruit: Do NOT apply later than 21 days after petal fall or after fruitlets reach 25 mm in diameter, whichever is sooner.

For export refer to the exporter guidelines.

Do NOT allow stock to graze within treated orchards until after harvest.


SERCADIS is rainfast once dried on the crop.  Cover sprays should be replaced after 50 mm of rainfall or after three or more consecutive days of significant rainfall, e.g. 12 mm or greater / day. 





This product must be under the personal control of an APPROVED HANDLER when applied in a wide dispersive manner or by a commercial contractor.


Prevent further spillage and product from entering waterways. Wear overalls, gloves, footwear and goggles. Sweep up spill and place in a labeled, 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. Avoid inhalation of dust or spray mist. Do NOT eat, drink or smoke when 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.

First Aid

If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. For advice, contact the National Poisons Centre 0800 POISONS (0800 764 766) or a doctor. IF ON SKIN OR CLOTHING: Remove contaminated clothing and wash skin with plenty of soap and water. Do NOT scrub skin. IF IN EYES: Wash out immediately with water.


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 100 kg or more 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. TRANSPORT: Do NOT carry this product on a passenger service vehicle.


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



Harmful if swallowed. May cause liver damage through prolonged or repeated oral exposure at high doses.

Product details last updated on 01 February 2014

DISCLAIMER: This is not the SERCADI label. To view or print the label for this product, click the "SDS/Label" tab at the top of this page. Always follow label instructions.

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