BANNER MAXX TURF FUNGICIDE

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

Active ingredient:
PROPICONAZOLE
Available from:
SYNGENTA AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
INN (International Name):
propiconazole(155g/L)
Pharmaceutical form:
MICRO EMULSION
Composition:
PROPICONAZOLE TRIAZOLE Active 155.0 g/L
Units in package:
10L; 5L
Class:
A - Agricultural
Manufactured by:
SYNGENTA AUST
Therapeutic group:
TURF
Therapeutic area:
FUNGICIDE
Therapeutic indications:
ANTHRACNOSE - COLLETOTRICHUM GRAMINICOLA | BROWN PATCH - RHIZOCTONIA SOLANI | COUCH GRASS | DOLLAR SPOT | ECTOTROPHIC ROOT INFECTING FUNGI | HELMINTHOSPORIUM DISEASE | SPRING DEAD SPOT | TAKE-ALL PATCH | WINTER FUSARIUM | BIPOLARIS SPP. | DRECHSLERA DERMATIODIA | DRECHSLERA SPP. | EXSEROHILUM SPP. | GREEN COUCH | HELMINTHOSPORIUM DISEASE PATCH | HELMINTHOSPORIUM LEAF SPOT | HELMINTHOSPORIUM SPOT | HELMINTHOSPORIUM SPP. | INDIAN COUCH | LEAF BLIGHT - HELMINTHOSPORIUM | PERENNIAL COUCH | PLAIN COUCH | WHITE HELMINTHOSPORIUM
Product summary:
Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: WHP: Do not graze treated turf or feed grass clippings from treated areas to poultry or livestock.; Host/pest details: TURF: [ANTHRACNOSE - COLLETOTRICHUM GRAMINICOLA, BROWN PATCH - RHIZOCTONIA SOLANI, COUCH GRASS, DOLLAR SPOT, ECTOTROPHIC ROOT INFECTING FUNGI, HELMINTHOSPORIUM DISEASE, SPRING DEAD SPOT, TAKE-ALL PATCH, WINTER FUSARIUM]; Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: ; Host/pest details: TURF: [ANTHRACNOSE - COLLETOTRICHUM GRAMINICOLA, BROWN PATCH - RHIZOCTONIA SOLANI, COUCH GRASS, DOLLAR SPOT, ECTOTROPHIC ROOT INFECTING FUNGI, HELMINTHOSPORIUM DISEASE, SPRING DEAD SPOT, TAKE-ALL PATCH, WINTER FUSARIUM]; For the broad spectrum control of various diseases of turf.DO NOT apply to turf under heat/moisture stress. DO NOT apply more than one application per year on couch varieties C29, Greenlees Park, National Park, Tifway, Sportsway & Wagga City. Treatments may cause Bent grass to be darker green in colour and lighte
Authorization status:
Registered
Authorization number:
54360
Authorization date:
2019-07-01

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Date of Issue: March 2013

SAFETY DATA SHEET

Section 1: IDENTIFICATION OF THE MATERIAL AND SUPPLIER

Product Name:

BANNER MAXX

®

Turf Fungicide

Other Names:

Proper shipping name: Environmentally Hazardous

Substance, Liquid, N.O.S. (propiconazole)

Applicable only for marine and air transport

Product code: A6780D

Recommended Use:

Fungicide for control of diseases in turf

Company Details:

Syngenta Australia Pty Ltd

ABN 33 002 933 717

Address:

Level 1, 2-4 Lyonpark Road

MACQUARIE PARK NSW 2113

AUSTRALIA

Telephone Number:

(02) 8876 8444

Emergency Telephone Number:

24 hours - 1800 033 111

Section 2: HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Hazard Classification:

Classified as a hazardous chemical according to the Australian

criteria for the classification of chemicals

Risk Phrases:

Harmful by inhalation

May cause sensitisation by skin contact

Irritating to eyes

Safety Phrases:

Section 3: COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

SUBSTANCE

Chemical Identity of Pure Substance:

Propiconazole

Synonym:

CGA 64250

CAS Number:

60207-90-1

MIXTURE

Chemical Identity of Ingredients

CAS No

Proportion

(% w/v)

Propiconazole

60207-90-1

15.5

Tetrahydrofurfuryl alcohol

97-99-4

30 – 60

Other ingredients determined not to be hazardous

to 100

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Section 4: FIRST AID MEASURES

Description of Necessary

First Aid Measures:

In case of poisoning by any exposure route contact a doctor or

Poisons Information Centre on 131 126.

Have the product label or SDS with you when calling or going for

treatment.

Ingestion:

If swallowed, seek medical advice immediately

DO NOT induce vomiting.

Eye contact:

Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under

the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Remove

contact lenses. Immediate medical attention is

required.

Skin contact:

Take off all contaminated clothing immediately.

Wash off immediately with plenty of water. If skin

irritation persists, call a doctor. Wash contaminated

clothing before reuse.

Inhalation:

Remove to fresh air. If breathing is irregular or

stopped, administer artificial respiration. Keep

patient warm and at rest. Call a doctor or Poison

Information Centre immediately.

Poisoning Symptoms:

Poisoning symptoms in laboratory animals were non-specific.

Medical Advice:

There is no specific antidote available. Treat symptomatically.

Section 5: FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Suitable Extinguishing Media:

Small fires

Use water spray, alcohol resistant foam, dry chemical or carbon

dioxide.

Large fires

Use alcohol resistant foam or water spray.

DO NOT use a solid water stream as it may scatter and spread

fire.

Hazards from Combustion

Products:

As the product contains combustible organic components, fire

will produce dense black smoke containing hazardous products

of combustion (see Section 10). Exposure to decomposition

products may be a hazard to health

Special Protective Precautions

and Equipment for Fire

Fighters:

Wear full protective clothing and self contained breathing

apparatus

DO NOT allow runoff from fire fighting to enter drains or water

courses. Cool closed containers exposed to fire with water

spray.

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Section 6: ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Emergency Procedures:

In case of spillage it is important to take all steps necessary to

Avoid eye and skin contact

Avoid contamination of waterways

Methods and Materials for

Containment and Clean Up:

Procedure for spill

(1) Keep all bystanders away

(2) Wear full length clothing and PVC gloves

(3) Reposition any leaking containers so as to minimise further

leakage

(4) Dam and absorb spill with an absorbent material (eg sand or

soil)

(5) Shovel the absorbed spill into drums

(6) Disposal of the absorbed material will depend upon the

extent of the spill

For quantities up to 50 L of product bury in a secure

landfill site

For quantities greater than 50 L seek advice from the

manufacturer (use emergency contact number below)

before attempting disposal. Contain in a secure location

until disposal method is established

(7) Decontaminate spill area with detergent and water and rinse

with the smallest volume of water practicable.

Section 7: HANDLING AND STORAGE

Precautions for Safe Handling:

Harmful if swallowed. Will irritate the eyes. May irritate the skin.

Avoid contact with eyes and skin. When opening the container

and preparing spray wear:

cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist (or equivalent

clothing),

elbow-length PVC gloves

face shield or goggles.

If applying by hand wear:

cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist (or equivalent

clothing)

elbow-length PVC gloves.

If product gets in eyes wash it out immediately with water. Wash

hands after use. After each day’s use, wash gloves, face shield

or goggles and contaminated clothing.

Conditions for Safe Storage:

Store in the closed original container in a cool, well ventilated

area. DO NOT store for prolonged periods in direct sunlight

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Section 8: EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW THE LABEL INSTRUCTIONS AND WARNINGS

National Exposure Standards:

No exposure standard allocated

Syngenta Exposure Standards:

Component

Exposure limit

Value type

Propiconazole

8 mg/m

Biological Limit Values:

No biological limit allocated

Engineering Controls:

No special requirements. Product is used outdoors

Personal Protective Equipment:

Harmful if swallowed. Will irritate the eyes. May irritate the skin.

Avoid contact with eyes and skin. When opening the container

and preparing spray wear:

cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist (or equivalent

clothing),

elbow-length PVC gloves

face shield or goggles

If applying by hand wear:

cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist (or equivalent

clothing)

elbow-length PVC gloves

If product gets in eyes wash it out immediately with water. Wash

hands after use. After each day’s use, wash gloves, face shield

or goggles and contaminated clothing.

Section 9: PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Appearance:

Yellow to orange liquid

Boiling Point/Range:

Odour:

Aromatic, like solvent

Freezing/Melting Point:

Not available

pH:

5 - 9 at 1% w/v

Solubility:

Miscible with water

Viscosity, dynamic:

59.8 mPa.s at 20°C

25.6 mPa.s at 40°C

Density:

1.09 g/cm

at 20

Surface Tension:

38.3 mN/m at 20°C

37.8 mN/m at 20°C

Flash Point:

>105

C at 997 hPa

closed cup

Explosive Properties:

Not explosive

Upper and Lower

Flammable (Explosive)

Limits in Air:

Not available

Oxidising Properties:

Not oxidising

Combustibility:

Not combustible

Autoignition

Temperature:

Corrosiveness:

Not corrosive to

HDPE

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Section 10: STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Chemical Stability:

Stable under normal conditions

Conditions to Avoid:

None known

Incompatible Materials:

None known

Hazardous Decomposition

Products:

Combustion or thermal decomposition will evolve toxic and

irritant vapors.

Hazardous Reactions:

None known

Hazardous polymerization does not occur

Section 11: TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Health Effects from Likely Routes of Exposure:

Acute:

Oral toxicity:

LOW TOXICITY

Tests on rats indicate this product has a low toxicity following

single doses of products of similar composition

= >5,050 mg/kg (male)

= >4,340 mg/kg (female)

Dermal toxicity:

LOW TOXICITY

Tests on rats indicate this product has a low toxicity following

single doses of products of similar composition

= >2,020 mg/kg

Inhalation:

LOW TOXICITY

Tests on rats indicate this product is not harmful due to

inhalation of undiluted products of similar composition

(4 hour) = >1.08 mg/L

Skin irritation:

SLIGHT IRRITANT

Eye irritation:

MODERATE IRRITANT

Sensitisation:

SKIN SENSITISER

Chronic:

Propiconazole technical has been extensively tested on laboratory mammals and in

test tube systems. Propiconazole did not show carcinogenic, teratogenic or

mutagenic effects in animal experiments.

Section 12: ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Ecotoxicity:

Slightly toxic to fish

Oncorhynchus mykiss (Rainbow trout), LC

= 25 mg/L (96 h)

Lepomis macrochirus (Bluegill sunfish), LC

= 36 mg/L (96 h)

Moderately toxic to aquatic invertebrates

Daphnia magna (Water flea), EC

= 8.5 mg/L (48 h)

Moderately toxic to algae

Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata (Green algae)

= 5.6 mg/L (96 h); ErC

= 44 mg/L (72 h)

Persistence and Degradability:

Propiconazole is stable in water and not persistent in soil

Mobility

Propiconazole has low to medium mobility in soil

Environmental Fate (Exposure):

Propiconazole is degraded by microbial action

Bioaccumulative Potential:

Propiconazole has low to medium potential to bioaccumulate

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Section 13: DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Disposal Methods and Containers:

Triple or preferably pressure rinse containers before disposal.

Add rinsings to spray tank. DO NOT dispose of undiluted

chemicals on site. If recycling, replace cap and return clean

containers to recycler or designated collection point. If not

recycling, break, crush or puncture 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 burnt.

Special Precautions for Landfill or

Incineration:

Not applicable

Section 14: TRANSPORT INFORMATION

LAND TRANSPORT

Not a dangerous good in Australia

UN Number:

None allocated

Packing Group:

None allocated

UN Proper Shipping

Name:

None allocated

Special Precautions

for User:

None allocated

Class:

None allocated

Hazchem Code:

None allocated

Subsidiary Risk:

None allocated

SEA TRANSPORT

IMDG

UN Number:

3082

Subsidiary Risk:

None allocated

UN Proper Shipping

Name:

Environmentally Hazardous

Substance, Liquid, N.O.S.

(propiconazole)

Packing Group:

Class:

Marine Pollutant:

Marine polllutant

AIR TRANSPORT

IATA - DGR

UN Number:

3082

Subsidiary Risk:

None allocated

UN Proper Shipping

Name:

Environmentally Hazardous

Substance, Liquid, N.O.S.

(propiconazole)

Packing Group:

Class:

Section 15: REGULATORY INFORMATION

APVMA Product Number:

54360

Poisons Schedule (SUSDP):

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Section 16: OTHER INFORMATION

Date of preparation or last revision: March 2013

Source of Data: The information provided in this SDS is sourced from Syngenta internal studies

which have been conducted according to Regulatory requirements including OECD and CIPAC

Guidelines and EC Directives. A comprehensive package of toxicological and environmental data for

the active ingredients of this product has been submitted to the government health and environment

authorities and has been evaluated by expert toxicologists and environmental scientists.

Note: This product is a registered agricultural chemical and must, therefore, be used in

accordance with the container label directions

CONTACT POINT: Regulatory Manager, Syngenta Australia Pty Ltd

(02) 8876 8444

24 HOURS EMERGENCY CONTACT: 1800 033 111

This Material Safety Data Sheet 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. Each user

should read this SDS and consider the information in the context of how the product will be handled

and used in the workplace including in conjunction with other products.

If clarification or further information is needed to ensure that an appropriate risk assessment can be

made, the user should contact this company.

DISCLAIMER

This product complies with the specifications in its statutory registration. Implied terms and

warranties are excluded. Syngenta’s liability for breach of the express or any non-excludable implied

warranty is limited to product replacement or purchase price refund. The purchaser must determine

suitability for intended purpose and take all proper precautions in the handling, storage and use of

the product including those on the label and/or safety data sheet failing which Syngenta shall have

no liability.

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