KENSO AGCARE KEN-WETT 1000

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

Active ingredient:
ALCOHOL ALKOXYLATE
Available from:
KENSO CORPORATION (M) SDN. BHD.
INN (International Name):
alcohol ethoxylate/s(1000g/L)
Pharmaceutical form:
LIQUID
Composition:
ALCOHOL ALKOXYLATE EMULSIFIERS & SURFACTANTS Active 1000.0 g/L
Units in package:
1000L; 110L; 200L; 20L
Class:
A - Agricultural
Manufactured by:
KENSO CORPORATION
Therapeutic group:
HERBICIDE ADDITIVE | WETTING AGENT | ACTIVATOR | PENETRANT | POST EMERGENT HERBICIDE | SPREADER | SPREADING ADJUVANT | SURFACTAN
Therapeutic area:
WETTING AGENT
Therapeutic indications:
CARRIER - ANTI-EVAPORANT | ADJUVANT | EVAPORANT | HERBICIDE APPLICATION | INSECTICIDE APPLICATION | WETTER
Product summary:
Poison schedule: 0; Withholding period: WHP: N/A.; Host/pest details: HERBICIDE ADDITIVE: [CARRIER - ANTI-EVAPORANT]; WETTING AGENT: [CARRIER - ANTI-EVAPORANT]; Poison schedule: 0; Withholding period: ; Host/pest details: HERBICIDE ADDITIVE: [CARRIER - ANTI-EVAPORANT]; WETTING AGENT: [CARRIER - ANTI-EVAPORANT]; A wetting and spreading adjuvant for use with agricultural herbicides.
Authorization status:
Registered
Authorization number:
55062
Authorization date:
2019-07-01

KENSO AGCARE KEN-WETT 1000

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GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS

This product is a spray additive for use with most herbicides as recommended on individual product labels. It

increases herbicide activity by providing better wetting, absorption and

spray

coverage.

foliar

active

herbicides the product should be applied to the point where leaves and stems are wet. Avoid causing excessive

run-off. When treating hairy or waxy leafed plants, the addition of KENSO AGCARE KEN-WETT 1000 at higher

rates will increase herbicide activity.

MIXING INSTRUCTIONS

Half fill the spray tank with water. With the agitation system engaged, add the required amount of the herbicide,

followed by the required amount of KENSO AGCARE KEN-WETT 1000 and finally top up with the remainder of

the water.

PROTECTION OF LIVESTOCK, FISH, CRUSTACEAN AND ENVIRONMENT

Toxic to fish. Do not contaminate streams, rivers or waterways with the chemical or used container.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

SITUATION

STATE

APPLICATION

RATE

CRITICAL COMMENTS

General

Herbicide

Sprays

High

Volume

Power

Sprays

Volume

Boom

Spray

Misting Machines

Knapsack

States

10mL/100L

40mL/100L

5mL/5L

2mL/15L

Only

apply

when

surfactant/wetting

agent

recommended by the manufacturer on the herbicide

label.

Contact Herbicides

High

Volume

Power

Sprays

Volume

Boom

Spray

120mL/100L

120mL/100L

Contact herbicides (eg. Paraquat formulations) require

high rates of KENSO AGCARE KEN-WETT 1000 to

ensure thorough coverage of weeds to be sprayed. This

is particularly important for treating grasses and tall

dense vegetation.

Soil

Residual

Herbicides

400mL/100L

When applied with soil residual herbicides to standing

weeds,

KENSO

AGCARE

KEN-WETT

1000

thoroughly wet foliage. Consult individual product label

recommendations.

Fire

Fighting

Water

Tanker

Knapsack

5mL/100L

1mL/15L

For use in fire fighting situations to increase wetting

power of water.

STORAGE AND DISPOSAL

Store in the closed, original container in a cool, well-ventilated area. Do not store for prolonged periods in direct

sunlight. 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 container 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.

Refillable containers: Empty contents fully into application equipment. Close all valves and return to point of

supply for refill or storage.

Envirodrum 110 L Mini Bulk Returnable Container: Store the original sealed Envirodrum in a cool well

ventilated area. DO NOT store for prolonged periods in direct sunlight. DO NOT tamper with the Micro Matic

valve or the security seal. DO NOT contaminate the Envirodrum with water or any foreign matter. After each use

of the product, please ensure that the Micro Matic coupler delivery system and hoses are disconnected, triple

rinsed with clean water and drained accordingly. When the contents of the Envirodrum have been used, please

return

empty

Envirodrum

point

of purchase.

Envirodrum

remains

property

Kenso

Corporation (M) Sdn Bhd.

SAFETY DIRECTIONS

Avoid all skin and eyes contact. Wear rubber /PVC gloves, goggles and overalls.

FIRST AID

If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre (Phone 131126). If skin contact occurs,

remove contaminated clothing and wash skin thoroughly. If in eyes, open and flood with water for at least 15

minutes and see a doctor.

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

Additional information is listed in the Material Safety Data Sheet which can be obtained from the supplier.

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CONDITIONS OF SALE

KENSO AGCARE KEN-WETT 1000 is supplied as a high grade material and is suitable for the purpose for which

it is expressly intended and must be used in strict accordance with the directions for use. As climatic,

geographical or biological variables and/or developed resistance may effect the results obtained. The use and

results is therefore beyond the control of the manufacturer therefore no warranty, expressed or implied is given

by Kenso Corporation (M) Sdn Bhd regarding its suitability or efficacy for any purpose nor can Kenso Corporation

(M) Sdn Bhd accept any responsibility for any consequence whatsoever resulting from the use of this product,

save for those non-excludable conditions implied by the Trade Practices Act or any State Legislation.

Batch No :

Date of Manufacture :

Kenso Corporation (M) Sdn. Bhd.

15A/243 Bradman Avenue

Acacia Ridge Qld 4110

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MSDS Kenso Agcare Ken-Wett 1000

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET

SECTION 1 – IDENTIFICATION OF THE CHEMICAL PRODUCT AND COMPANY

Product Name:

Kenso Agcare Ken-Wett 1000

Product Type:

Adjuvant

Company Name:

Kenso Corporation (M) Sdn Bhd

Address:

Kirkland Corner H/177, Old Cleveland Rd.

Coorparoo Queensland 4151

Telephone Number:

(07) 3847 4288

Facsimile Number:

(07) 3847 4188

Emergency Telephone Number:

000 (Police or Fire Brigade)

13 11 26 (Poisons Information Centre)

Use:

Biodegradeable wetting and spreading surfactant.

SECTION 2 – HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Not classified as hazardous according to criteria of NOHSC

Risk Phrases:

Not hazardous.

Safety Phrases:

Not hazardous

SUSDP Classification:

None allocated

ADG Classification:

None allocated. Not a Dangerous Good.

UN Number:

None allocated

Emergency Overview

Physical Description & colour: Clear to pale straw coloured liquid.

Major Health Hazards: No major health hazards are known.

Potential Health Effects

Health Effects

No adverse health effects expected if the product is handled in accordance with this Safety data Sheet and

the product label. Symptoms that may arise if the product is mishandled are:

Acute:

Swallowed:

Result in nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.

Eye:

May be an eye irritant

Skin:

Contact with skin may result in irritation. Will have a degreasing action on the skin.

Repeated or prolonged skin contact may lead to irritant contact dermatitis.

Inhaled:

Not expected to cause respiratory irritation unless present as an aerosol. Inhalation

of high concentrations of mist may result in respiratory irritation.

Chronic:

Not available.

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SECTION 3 – COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Ingredients

CAS number

Proportion

Alcohol alkoxylate

68551-13-3

100 % w/v

SECTION 4 – FIRST AID MEASURES

Swallowed

Rinse mouth with water. Give plenty of water to drink. Do NOT induce vomiting.

Seek medical assistance.

Eye

Irrigate with copious quantities of water for at least 15 minutes. In all cases of eye

contamination it is sensible precaution to seek medical advice.

Skin

Wash contaminated skin with plenty of water. Remove contaminated clothing and

wash before re-use. If irritation occurs seek medical advice.

Inhaled

Remove victim from exposure – avoid becoming a casualty. Remove contaminated

clothing and loosen remaining clothing. Allow patient to assume most comfortable

position and keep warm. Keep at rest until fully recovered. Seek medical advice if

effects persist.

Advice to Doctor:

Treatment is symptomatic.

SECTION 5 – FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Fire/Explosion Hazard

Specific hazards

Combustible liquid

Fire fighting further advice

Combustible liquid. On burning will emit toxic fumes including oxides of carbon. Fire fighters to wear self-

contained breathing apparatus if risk of exposure to products of combustion.

Suitable extinguishing media

Water fog (or if unavailable fine water spray), foam, dry agent (carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder)

SECTION 6 – ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Spills and Disposal

Slippery when spilt. Avoid accidents, clean up immediately. Wear protective equipment to prevent skin and

eye contamination. Contain using sand or soil – prevent run off into drains and waterways. Use adsorbent

(soil, sand or other inert material). Collect and seal in properly labelled containers for disposal.

Triple rinse containers, add rinsings to spray tanks and send containers for recycling or if not recycling,

break, crush or puncture and bury empty containers in a local authority landfill or in accordance with local,

state or federal regulation. Do not dispose of undiluted chemicals on site.

SECTION 7 – HANDLING AND STORAGE

Storage

Store away from strong oxidising agents. Keep containers closed at all times – check regularly for leaks.

Classified as a C2 (COMBUSTIBLE LIQUID) for the purpose of storage and handling, in accordance with the

requirements of AS 1940. Refer to State Regulations for storage and transport requirements.

Transport

Not classified as Dangerous Goods by the criteria of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG) for the

Transport by Road and Rail.

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SECTION 8 – EXPOSURE CONTROLS AND PERSONAL PROTECTION

Exposure Standards:

No value assigned for this specific material by National Occupational health and Safety Commission

(Worksafe Australia)

Engineering Controls:

Natural ventilation should be adequate under normal use conditions. Keep containers closed when not in

use.

Personal Protection:

OVERALLS, SAFETY SHOES, SAFETY GLASSES, GLOVES (Short)

Avoid eye contact, repeated or prolonged skin contact and the inhalation of vapour. Wear overalls, safety

glasses and impervious gloves. Always wash hands before smoking, eating, drinking or using the toilet.

If risk of inhalation the vapour exists, wear organic vapour respirator meeting the requirements of AS/NZS

1715 and AS/NZS 1716.

SECTION 9 – PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

Form:

liquid

Colour:

pale straw coloured

Boiling point (

C):

>100

Vapour Pressure:

Not available

Flashpoint:

169

Flammability Limit:

Not available

Specific Density:

1.00 +

0.01

Water Solubility

Soluble

SECTION 10 – STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

Reactivity

This product is unlikely to react or decompose under normal storage conditions.

Conditions to Avoid

This product should be kept in a cool place, preferably below 30

Incompatibilities

Strong oxidisng agents

Fire Decomposition

Carbon dioxide, and if combustion is incomplete, carbon monoxide and smoke. Carbon monoxide poisoning

causes headache, weakness, nausea, dizziness, confusion, dimness of vision, disturbance of judgement,

and unconsciousness followed by coma and death.

Polymerisation

This product is unlikely to undergo polymerisation processes.

SECTION 11 – TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Toxicity Data:

No LD

data available for product.

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SECTION 12 – ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

This product is biodegradable. It will not accumulate in the soil or water or cause long term problems.

SECTION 13 – DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Disposal: Instructions concerning the disposal of this product and its containers are given on the product

label. These should be carefully followed.

SECTION 14 – TRANSPORT INFORMATION

ADG Code: This product is not classified as a Dangerous Good. No special transport conditions are

necessary unless required by other regulations.

SECTION 15 – REGULATORY INFORMATION

AICS: This product was found in the public AICS Database.

SECTION 16 – OTHER INFORMATION

This MSDS contains only safety-related information. For other data see product literature.

Acronyms:

ADG Code

Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail

AICS

Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances

CAS number

Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number

Hazchem Number

Emergency

action

code

numbers

letters

that

provide

information

emergency services especially firefighters

IARC

International Agency for Research on Cancer

NOHSC

National Occupational Health and Safety Commission

SUSDP

Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Drugs & Poisons

UN Number

United Nations Number

CONTACT POINT:

Police and Fire Brigade:

Dial

National Poisons Information Centre:

Dial

13 11 26 (from anywhere in Australia)

For 24 hour emergency response:

Dial

0439 933 556

Ask for Murray Goodlich

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