ACROBAT FUNGICIDE

Australia - English - APVMA (Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority)

Active ingredient:
DIMETHOMORPH
Available from:
BASF AUSTRALIA LTD.
INN (International Name):
dimethomorph(500g/kg)
Pharmaceutical form:
WETTABLE POWDER
Composition:
DIMETHOMORPH MORPHOLINE Active 500.0 g/kg
Units in package:
#90g bags); 1.5kg; 1.8kg; 900g(10x #
Class:
A - Agricultural
Manufactured by:
BASF AUSTRALIA
Therapeutic group:
CUCURBIT | GRAPEVINE | LETTUCE (CLOSED HEAD VARIETIES ONLY) | ONION | POPPY OILSEED | POTATO | CANTALOUPE | CHOKO | CUCUMBER | D
Therapeutic area:
FUNGICIDE
Therapeutic indications:
ALTERNARIA LEAF BLIGHT OR SPOT BLIGHT | ANTHRACNOSE - COLLETOTRICHUM SPP. | ANTHRACNOSE OR RING SPOT ON LETTUCE | DOWNY MILDEW - PERONOSPORA ARBORESCENS | DOWNY MILDEW ON ALLIUM (ONION, GARLIC) | DOWNY MILDEW ON CUCURBIT | DOWNY MILDEW ON GRAPE | DOWNY MILDEW ON LETTUCE | EARLY BLIGHT OR TARGET BLACKSPOT | GUMMY STEM BLIGHT - DIDYMELLA BRYONIAE | LATE BLIGHT OR IRISH BLIGHT | LEAF BLIGHT | PURPLE BLOTCH | SEPTORIA LEAF SPOT - SEPTORIA SPP. | SEPTORIA SPOT | ALTERNARIA LEAF SPOT | ALTERNATA SPOT | BROWN SPOT | COLLETOTRICHUM ANTIRRHINI | COLLETOTRICHUM GLOEOSPORIOIDES | COLLETOTRICHUM LINDEMUTHIANUM | COLLETOTRICHUM ORBICULARE | GLOMERELLA SPP. | IRISH BLIGHT | LEAF SPOT - ALTERNARIA SPP. | TARGET SPOT
Product summary:
Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: WHP: Cucurbits onions: do not harvest for 7 days after application. Lettuce: do not harvest for 14 days after appli cation. Grapevines: do not harvest for 4 weeks after application. Oilseed pop pies: do not harvest for 6 weeks after application. Potatoes: do not harvest f or 14 days after application.; Host/pest details: CUCURBIT: [ALTERNARIA LEAF BLIGHT OR SPOT BLIGHT, ANTHRACNOSE - COLLETOTRICHUM SPP., DOWNY MILDEW ON CUCURBIT, GUMMY STEM BLIGHT - DIDYMELLA BRYONIAE, SEPTORIA SPOT]; GRAPEVINE: [DOWNY MILDEW ON GRAPE]; LETTUCE (CLOSED HEAD VARIETIES ONLY): [ANTHRACNOSE OR RING SPOT ON LETTUCE, DOWNY MILDEW ON LETTUCE, SEPTORIA LEAF SPOT - SEPTORIA SPP.]; ONION: [DOWNY MILDEW ON ALLIUM (ONION, GARLIC), LEAF BLIGHT, PURPLE BLOTCH]; POPPY OILSEED: [DOWNY MILDEW - PERONOSPORA ARBORESCENS]; POTATO: [EARLY BLIGHT OR TARGET BLACKSPOT, LATE BLIGHT OR IRISH BLIGHT]; Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: ; Host/pest details: CUCURBIT: [ALTERNARIA LEAF BLIGHT OR SPOT BLIGHT, ANTHRACNOSE - COLLETOTRICHUM SPP., DOWNY MILDEW ON CUCURBIT, GUMMY STEM BLIGHT - DIDYMELLA BRYONIAE, SEPTORIA SPOT]; GRAPEVINE: [DOWNY MILDEW ON GRAPE]; LETTUCE (CLOSED HEAD VARIETIES ONLY): [ANTHRACNOSE OR RING SPOT ON LETTUCE, DOWNY MILDEW ON LETTUCE, SEPTORIA LEAF SPOT - SEPTORIA SPP.]; ONION: [DOWNY MILDEW ON ALLIUM (ONION, GARLIC), LEAF BLIGHT, PURPLE BLOTCH]; POPPY OILSEED: [DOWNY MILDEW - PERONOSPORA ARBORESCENS]; POTATO: [EARLY BLIGHT OR TARGET BLACKSPOT, LATE BLIGHT OR IRISH BLIGHT]; For the control of various diseases of cucurbits, grapevines, lettuce, onions, oilseed poppies and potatoes, when mixed with mancozeb or BASF Polyram© DF Fungicide Spray, protective fungicides.DO NOT apply by aircraft
Authorization status:
Registered
Authorization number:
52989
Authorization date:
2017-07-01

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BASF Australia Ltd

Material Safety Data Sheet

ABN 62 008 437 867

Norwest Business Park,

7 Maitland Place

__________________________________________

Baulkham Hills NSW 2153

Product Name:

ACROBAT®

Telephone: 1 800 635 550

Fungicide

Emergency: 1 800 033 111

__________________________________________

HAZARDOUS ACCORDING TO CRITERIA OF WORKSAFE AUSTRALIA

TRADE NAME:

ACROBAT Fungicide

OTHER NAMES:

dimethomorph; (E,Z)4-[3-(4-chlorophenyl)-3-(3,4-dimethoxyphenyl)-acryloyl]

morpholine

USE:

Agricultural fungicide

MANUFACTURER'S NAME/ADDRESS

U.N. NUMBER:

Not applicable

BASF Australia Ltd

DANGEROUS GOODS CLASS:

Not considered a

Norwest Business Park, 7 Maitland Place

Dangerous good

Baulkham Hills NSW 2153

SUBSIDIARY RISK:

Not applicable

HAZCHEM CODE:

Not applicable

POISONS SCHEDULE:

PACKAGING GROUP:

Not applicable

EPG:

Not applicable

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION/PROPERTIES

APPEARANCE AND ODOUR:

Beige powder without odour

BOILING POINT °C:

Not applicable

DENSITY kg/L:

Not applicable

VAPOUR PRESSURE:

Not applicable

MELTING POINT:

Not applicable

VAPOUR DENSITY:

Not applicable

EVAPORATION RATE:

Not applicable

SOLUBILITY (WATER):

Forms suspension

PERCENT VOLATILES:

Not applicable

FIRE/EXPLOSION HAZARD

FLASH POINT °C :

Not applicable

AUTOIGNITION °C:

Not available

LEL:

Not available

UEL:

Not available

® =Registered trademark of BASF

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INGREDIENTS

INGREDIENT

CAS No.

PROPORTION (w/w)

dimethomorph

110488-70-5

50.0%

Calicum lignosulphonate

8061-52-7

8.0%

Sodium diisopropylnaphthalene suphonate

1322-93-6

2.0%

Kaolin clay

1332-58-7

40.0%

HEALTH HAZARD INFORMATION

HEALTH EFFECTS

ACUTE EFFECTS

No adverse health effects are expected if the product is handled in accordance with this Material Safety Data

Sheet and the product label.

SWALLOWED

Practically non-toxic in single doses.

EYE

May cause slight irritation to the eye.

SKIN

Not a skin irritant.

INHALED

Relatively low toxicity.

CHRONIC EFFECTS

Chronic feeding studies in animals do not indicate any cumulative toxicity and show that the compound is

neither a carcinogen nor a teratogen.

FIRST AID

If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Telephone 131126 Australia-wide.

SWALLOWED

If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Telephone 131126 Australia-wide.

EYE

Flush with water

SKIN

Remove contaminated clothing and wash skin thoroughly with soap and water.

INHALED

Remove person from contaminated area.

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ADVICE TO DOCTOR

The product is of very low acute oral and dermal toxicity and poisoning is unlikely to occur. Treatment should

be symptomatic.

TOXICITY

Acute Toxicity LD

(mg / kg )

Rat oral

2939

Rat dermal

> 2000

PRECAUTIONS FOR USE

EXPOSURE LIMITS

Limits not established.

ENGINEERING CONTROLS

Ensure adequate ventilation. Avoid raising a dust cloud.

PERSONAL PROTECTION

May irritate the eyes. When opening the container and mixing, wear face shield or goggles. If product in eyes,

wash it out immediately with water. Wash hands after use. After each days use, wash face shield or goggles.

RE-ENTRY PERIOD

Workers should NOT enter treated areas until spray has dried. When prior entry is necessary, wear cotton

overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist and a washable hat and chemical resistant gloves. Clothing must be

laundered after each day’s use.

FLAMMABILITY

Fine dust clouds may form explosive mixtures with air.

SAFE HANDLING INFORMATION

STORAGE AND TRANSPORT

Store in the closed, original container in a dry, well-ventilated area, as cool as possible. Do NOT store for

prolonged periods in direct sunlight.

SPILLS AND DISPOSAL

Shovel or sweep spilled material up, avoiding the formation of a dust cloud. Place in sealable containers then

dispose. If possible, reuse the material for intended use. If leaking container can be repacked, contact BASF

Australia Ltd, so that an overdrum and transport for return to a nominated BASF location can be arranged.

Do NOT flush to drains or sewers. Do NOT contaminate streams, rivers or water courses.

Following on-farm use, single rinse bags before disposal. Add rinsings to spray tank. Do NOT dispose of

undiluted chemical on-site. Puncture, shred and bury empty containers in a local authority landfill. If no

landfill is available, bury the containers below 500 mm in a disposal pit specifically marked and set up for this

purpose clear of waterways, desirable vegetation and tree roots. Empty containers and product should NOT

be burned.

FIRE/EXPLOSION HAZARD

Fine dust may form explosive mixtures with air. Thermal decomposition may produce oxides of carbon and

nitrogen

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EXTINGUISHING MEDIA

Dry powder, CO

, foam or water spray. For fire-fighting, wear full protective clothing and self-contained

breathing apparatus.

FIRE CONTROL TACTICS

Keep unnecessary people away. Use as little water as possible. Dike area of fire to prevent pesticide run-off.

Use spray or fog; solid stream may cause spreading.

Decontaminate emergency personnel with soap and water before leaving the fire area.

Control run-off water; if water enters a drainage system, advise the authorities downstream.

OTHER INFORMATION

PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE, FISH, CRUSTACEANS AND ENVIRONMENT

Highly toxic to fish and other aquatic organisms. Do NOT contaminate ponds, dams, streams, waterways or

drains with the chemical or used containers.

Do NOT apply under meteorological conditions or from spraying equipment which could be expected to cause

spray to drift onto nearby susceptible plants, adjacent crops, crop lands or pastures.

DISCLAIMER

This MSDS summarises our best knowledge of the health and safety hazard information of the product and

how to safely handle and use the product in the workplace. It should read taking into account how the product

is handled in your particular situation and how it is used in conjunction with other products.

CONTACT POINT:

BASF Australia Ltd

TELEPHONE:

1 800 635 550

EMERGENCY:

1 800 033 111

DATE OF ISSUE:

17 November 2000

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