|Active Ingredient||96% min.|
|Physical and chemical properties|
|Solubility||In water 200 mg/l (20℃). In acetone 610, hexane 12, n-octanol 220, methanol 510, toluene 470(all in g/l, 25℃)|
0.365 mPa (25℃)
97%TC, 80%WP, 80%WDG
Ametryn is a selective systemic herbicide, absorbed by the roots and leaves, with translocation acropetally through the xylem, and accumulation in the apical meristems.
Used to pre- and post-emergence control of most annual grasses and broad-leaved weeds in pineapples, augar cane, bananas, citrus fruit, maize, cassava, coffee, tea, sisal, cocoa, oil palms, and on non-crop land. Application rates are in the range 2-4 kg/ha except when used as a directed spray on maize. Also used as a potato haulm desiccant.