SEARLES FRUIT FLY WICK ATTRACTANT AND INSECTICIDE

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

Active ingredient:
4-(P-ACETOXYPHENYL)-2-BUTANONE; MALATHION
Available from:
J C & A T SEARLE PTY LTD
INN (International Name):
acetoxyphenylbutanone(122g/kg)+maldison(40g/kg)
Pharmaceutical form:
SOLID (INC. MOSQUITO COILS AND CANDLES, PREMIXES)
Composition:
4-(P-ACETOXYPHENYL)-2-BUTANONE ACETATE Active 122.0 g/kg; MALATHION ORGANOPHOSPHORUS-DITHIOPHOSPHA Active 40.0 g/kg
Units in package:
1g =; 1wick/trap
Class:
A - Agricultural
Manufactured by:
J C & A T SEARLE
Therapeutic group:
ORCHARD - GENERAL | APPLE ORCHARD | APRICOT ORCHARD | CHERRY ORCHARD | CITRUS ORCHARD | GRAPEFRUIT ORCHARD | LEMON ORCHARD | NAS
Therapeutic area:
INSECTICIDE
Therapeutic indications:
QUEENSLAND FRUIT FLY - MALE | DACUS TRYONI
Product summary:
Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: WHP: N/A; Host/pest details: ORCHARD - GENERAL: [QUEENSLAND FRUIT FLY - MALE]; Poison schedule: 5; Withholding period: ; Host/pest details: ORCHARD - GENERAL: [QUEENSLAND FRUIT FLY - MALE]; An attractant for the male Queensland fruit fly containing an insecticide.Product should only be used as a monitoring tool.
Authorization status:
Registered
Authorization number:
50589
Authorization date:
2019-07-01

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J.e.

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T, Searle Pty. Ltd.

Product No.:

SFFW

IssueDate

10/09/02

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CAUTION

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CIDLDREN

READ SAFETY DIRECTIONS BEFORE OPENING OR USING

Searles"

Fruit Fly Wick

Attractant and Insecticide

ACTiVE

CONSTITUENTS:

I22g/kg

4-(P-acetoxyphenyl)-2-hntanone (O.2mLlwick)

40g/kg MALDISON*(O.lmL/wick)

*An anticholinesterase

compound

Attractant for the male Queensland Fruit

(Bactrocera (Dacus) tryoni) containing an insecticide

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DIRECTIONS

USE (for QLD

&

NSW only):

Place Searles" Fruit

Wick into a trap and place into the foliage

the plant you wish to monitor. Male

fruit

flies

will

be attracted from up to 500 metres away. Replace Seerles" Fruit Fly Wick every 3 months or when

efficacy is reduced. To determine the source direction of male

fruit

flies deploy traps around the perimeter of the

orchard. To determine the efficacy oftbe control program, plant 1 or 2 traps in the centre

the orchard.

NOT TO BE USED

OTHER

PURPOSE, OR IN ANY MANNER,

CONTRARY TO THIS

LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED UNDER APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION.

IMPORTANT: Searles" Fruit

Wicks should only be used as a monitoring tool and should be used

conjunction with routine spraying program for effective control. Remember to also monitor egg-laying female

activity within the crop in addition to the use of

Searles~

Fruit Fly Wicks.

PROTECTION

OF WILDLIFE, FISH, CRUSTACEA

ENVIRONMENT:

Do not contaminate streams, rivers or waterways with the chemical or used containers.

STORAGE

DISPOSAL:

Dispose of used containers

safelyse.g:

by crushing and burying away from water

sources. Store in a cool well ventilated

area

away from direct sunlight.

SAFETY DIRECTIONS:

Avoid contact with the eyes and skin. Wash hands

after

use.

FIRST

AID:

Ifpoisoning occurs, contact

doctor or Poisons Information Centre

(131 126).

CONDITIONS

SALE:

This product must only be used in strict compliance

with

the directions given on this

label.

Batch No:

Date of Manufacture:

Net contents: 1 Impregnated wick

(lg)

&

AT Searle Pty Ltd

4914 D'Aguilar Highway, KILCOy'

QLD_

4515

ACN 002 898 893 Phone: (07) 5497 2022

NRA Approval No:

505891

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Product Name:Searles FruitFlyWick Attractantand Insecticide

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This revisionissued:August, 2010

MATERIAL SAFETY DATASHEET

Issued by: J.C. & A.T. Searle Pty Ltd Phone: 07 5422 3000

Section 1 - Identification ofThe Material and Supplier

J.C. & A.T. Searle PtyLtd Phone: +61 7 5422 3000 (BH)

4914 D’aguilar Highway(PO Box 183) Fax: +61 7 5497 1997

Kilcoy, Qld 4515 www.searles.com.au

Chemical nature: Blend of ingredients including Maldisonon a cotton "wick".

Trade Name: Searles Fruit FlyWick Attractant and Insecticide

Other Names: Searles Fruit Fly Trap

Product Code:SFFWICK; SFFTRAP

Product Use: This product isused for theattraction and trappingof male Queensland Fruit Fly

(Bactrocera(Dacus) tryoni)

Creation Date: February,2007

This version issued: August, 2010and is valid for 5 years from this date.

Section 2 - Hazards Identification

Statement of Hazardous Nature

This productis classifiedas:Not classified ashazardous according to the criteria of SWA.

Not a Dangerous Good according to theAustralian DangerousGoods (ADG) Code.

Risk Phrases:Not Hazardous -No criteria found.

SafetyPhrases:S20, S24/25. Whenusing, do not eat or drink. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

SUSDP Classification:S5

ADG Classification:None allocated.Not a Dangerous Good under the ADG Code.

UN Number:Noneallocated

Emergency Overview

Physical Description & Colour:White cotton wadswhich are used in thetraps.

Odour:Characteristic Maldisonodour.

Major Health Hazards:no significant risk factors have been found for this product. Signs and symptoms

associatedwith mild exposuresto organophosphate and carbamatepesticides include: headache, fatigue,dizziness,

loss of appetite with nausea, stomach cramps and diarrhoea; blurred vision associatedwith excessive tearing;

contractedpupils of the eye; excessivesweating andsalivation; slowedheartbeat, often fewer than 50 perminute;

rippling of surface musclesjust under theskin. These symptomsmay be mistaken for those offlu, heat stroke or heat

exhaustion, orupset stomach. Moderatelysevereorganophosphate andcarbamateinsecticide poisoning cases

exhibit all the signs and symptoms foundin mild poisonings, but inaddition, the victim: is unable to walk; often

complains of chest discomfort and tightness; exhibitsmarkedconstriction of thepupils(pinpoint pupils); exhibits

muscle twitching; has involuntary urination and bowelmovement. Severe poisonings are indicated by incontinence,

unconsciousness andseizures.

Potential Health Effects

Inhalation:

Short TermExposure:Symptoms are described fully above.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term inhalation.

Skin Contact:

Short TermExposure:Symptoms are described fully above.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term skin exposure.

Eye Contact:

Short TermExposure:Available data shows that this product is not harmful. This product may be irritating to eyes,

but is unlikelyto cause anything more than mild transient discomfort.

Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term eye exposure.

Ingestion:

Short TermExposure:Symptoms are described fully above.

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Long Term Exposure:No data for health effectsassociatedwith long term ingestion.

Carcinogen Status:

SWA:No significant ingredient is classified as carcinogenic by SWA.

NTP:No significant ingredient is classified as carcinogenic by NTP.

IARC:Maldison isClass 3 - unclassifiable as to carcinogenicity to humans.

See the IARC website for further details. A web addresshas not been provided asaddresses frequently change.

Section 3 - Composition/Information on Ingredients

Ingredients CAS No Conc,% TWA (mg/m 3 ) STEL (mg/m 3 )

2-Butanone,4-[4-(acetyloxy)phenyl]- 3572-06-3 122g/kg not set not set

Maldison121-75-5 40g/kg 10 not set

Other non hazardous ingredients secret to 100 not set not set

This isa commercial product whose exact ratio of components may vary slightly. Minor quantities of other non

hazardousingredients arealso possible.

The SWA TWA exposure value is the averageairborne concentration of a particular substance whencalculated over a normal 8 hourworkingday

for a 5 dayworkingweek. The STEL (ShortTermExposure Limit) isan exposure value thatmaybeequalled (but should not be exceeded) forno

longer than 15minutes and should not be repeatedmore than4 times per day. There should be at least 60 minutes between successive exposures

at the STEL.Theterm "peak "is used when theTWA limit, becauseof the rapid action of the substance, should never be exceeded, even briefly.

Section 4 - First Aid Measures

General Information:

You should call The Poisons Information Centre if youfeel that you may have been poisoned, burned orirritated by

this product. The number is13 1126 fromanywhere inAustralia (0800 764 766 inNew Zealand) and is available at all

times.Have thisMSDS withyou when you call.

If swallowed,splashed onskin or inhaled, contact a Poisons Information Centreor a doctor atonce. Remove any

contaminatedclothing andwash skin thoroughly. If swallowed, use of activatedcharcoal may be advised.

Inhalation:No first aid measuresnormally required.However, if inhalation hasoccurred, andirritation has

developed, remove to freshair and observe until recovered.If irritation becomespainful or persistsmore than about

30 minutes, seek medical advice.

Skin Contact:Gently blot away excess liquid. Irritation is unlikely. However, ifirritation does occur, flushwith

lukewarm, gently flowing water for 5 minutes oruntil chemical is removed.

Eye Contact:Quickly and gently wipeor blot material from eyes.No effects expected. If irritation does occur, flush

contaminatedeye(s) with lukewarm, gently flowing water for 5 minutes oruntil the product is removed. Obtain medical

advice if irritation becomespainful or lasts more thana few minutes. Take special care if exposedperson is wearing

contact lenses.

Ingestion:If swallowed, doNOT induce vomiting. Wash mouth with water and contact a Poisons Information

Centre, or calla doctor.

Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures

Fire and Explosion Hazards: Thereis no risk ofan explosionfrom this product under normal circumstances if it is

involved in a fire.

Fire decomposition products from this product are likely to be irritating if inhaled.

Extinguishing Media:Preferred extinguishing media are carbondioxide, dry chemical, foam, water fog.

Fire Fighting:If a significant quantity of this productisinvolved ina fire, call thefire brigade.

Flash point:Combustible solid.

Upper FlammabilityLimit:No data.

Lower FlammabilityLimit:No data.

Autoignitiontemperature:No data.

Flammability Class:Combustible solid.

Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures

Accidental release:Thisproduct is sold in small packages, andthe accidental release fromone of these is not

usually a cause forconcern. For minor spills, refer toproduct labelfor specific instructions. Wear rubber orPVC

gloveswhenhandling thisproduct. In the event of a majorspill, prevent spillagefrom entering drainsorwater courses

and call emergency services.

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Section 7 - Handling and Storage

Handling:Keep exposureto this product to a minimum, and minimise the quantities kept in work areas. Check

Section 8 of this MSDS for details of personal protectivemeasures,and make sure that those measures arefollowed.

The measuresdetailed below under "Storage" shouldbe followed during handling in order tominimise risks to

personsusing the productin the workplace. Also, avoidcontact or contamination of productwith incompatible

materials listed in Section 10.

Storage:This product is aScheduled Poison. Observe all relevantregulationsregardingsale, transport and storage

of this schedule of poison.Store in the closed original container ina dry, cool,well-ventilated area out of direct

sunlight. Make sure that the product does not come into contactwith substances listed under"Incompatibilities" in

Section 10. Some liquid preparationssettle or separateon standingand may require stirringbefore use. Check

packaging - there may be further storage instructionson the label.

Section 8 - Exposure Controlsand Personal Protection

The followingAustralian Standards will provide general advice regarding safety clothing and equipment:

Respiratory equipment:AS/NZS 1715, Protective Gloves:AS 2161, Industrial Clothing:AS2919, Industrial Eye

Protection:AS1336andAS/NZS 1337, Occupational ProtectiveFootwear:AS/NZS2210.

SWA Exposure Limits TWA (mg/m 3

) STEL (mg/m 3

)

Maldison10 not set

The ADI forMaldison isset at 0.02mg/kg/day. ThecorrespondingNOEL issetat 2mg/kg/day. ADI means Acceptable

Daily Intake and NOEL meansNo-observable-effect-level. Values taken from Australian ADI List, Dec 2005.

No special equipment is usually neededwhenoccasionallyhandlingsmall quantities. The following instructions are

for bulk handling or where regularexposure in an occupational setting occurswithout propercontainment systems.

Ventilation:This productshould only beusedwherethere isventilation that is adequate to keep exposurebelow

the TWA levels. If necessary, use a fan.

Eye Protection:Eye protectionsuch asprotective glasses or goggles isrecommended whenthis product is being

used.

Skin Protection:The information at hand indicates that this product is not harmful and that normally no special skin

protection isnecessary. However, we suggest that you routinely avoid contactwith all chemical productsand that you

wearsuitablegloves (preferably elbow-length)whenskin contact islikely.

Protective Material Types:We suggest that protective clothingbemade from the following materials:rubber,

PVC.

Respirator:Usually, no respiratoris necessary whenusing this product. However, if you have any doubts consult

the AustralianStandard mentioned above.Otherwise,not normallynecessary.

Section 9 - Physical and Chemical Properties:

Physical Description & colour:White cotton wadswhich are used in thetraps.

Odour: Characteristic Maldison odour.

Boiling Point:Not available.

Freezing/Melting Point:Not available.

Volatiles: No specific data. Expectedto be low at 100°C.

Vapour Pressure:No data.

Vapour Density:No data.

Specific Gravity:No data.

Water Solubility:Essentially insoluble.

pH:No data.

Volatility:No data.

Odour Threshold:No data.

Evaporation Rate:No data.

Coeff Oil/water Distribution: No data

Autoignition temp:No data.

Section 10 - Stabilityand Reactivity

Reactivity:This product isunlikely to react ordecompose undernormal storage conditions. However, if you have

any doubts, contact the supplier for advice onshelf life properties.

Conditions to Avoid:Store in the closed original container in a dry,cool, well-ventilated area out of direct sunlight.

Incompatibilities:strongacids, strongbases, strong oxidising agents.

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Fire Decomposition:Carbondioxide,and if combustion isincomplete, carbonmonoxide and smoke. Oxides of

sulfur(sulfurdioxide is a respiratory hazard) and othersulfurcompounds. Most will have a foul odour. Oxides of

phosphorus and other phosphoruscompounds. Water. Carbonmonoxide poisoning producesheadache, weakness,

nausea, dizziness, confusion, dimnessof vision, disturbance of judgment, andunconsciousness followedby coma

and death.

Polymerisation:This product will not undergo polymerisation reactions.

Section 11 - Toxicological Information

Local Effects:

Target Organs: There is nodata to hand indicating anyparticular target organs.

Classification of Hazardous Ingredients

IngredientRisk Phrases

No ingredientmentioned inthe HSIS Database is present in this product at hazardous concentrations.

Section 12 - Ecological Information

This product isbiodegradable. It will notaccumulate in the soil orwater orcause long term problems.

Section 13 - Disposal Considerations

Disposal:There are manypiecesof legislation covering wastedisposal and theydiffer in each state and territory, so

each user must refer to laws operating intheir area. In someareas, certain wastesmust be tracked. TheHierarchy of

Controlsseems to be common - the usershould investigate: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle and only if all else fails

should disposal be considered. Note thatproperties of a product may change in use, so that the followingsuggestions

may not always be appropriate. The following may help you inproperly addressing this matter for thisproduct. This

product maybe recycledif unused, or if it has not been contaminated so asto make it unsuitable for its intended use.

If it has been contaminated, it may be possible to reclaim the product by filtration, distillation or some other means. If

neither of these options issuitable, consider controlled incineration,or landfill.

Section 14 - Transport Information

ADG Code:This productis not classified as aDangerousGood. No special transport conditions are necessary

unless required by other regulations.

Section 15 - RegulatoryInformation

AICS:All of the significant ingredients inthis formulation arecompliant with NICNAS regulations.

The followingingredients:Maldison, arementioned inthe SUSDP.

Section 16 - Other Information

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

Acronyms:

ADG Code Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Roadand Rail, 7th Edition

AICS Australian Inventory of Chemical Substances

SWA Safe WorkAustralia, formerlyASCC and NOHSC

CAS Number Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number

HazchemCode Emergency action code ofnumbers andlettersthat provide information to emergency

servicesespecially firefighters

IARC International Agency forResearch onCancer

NOS Not otherwisespecified

NTP National Toxicology Program (USA)

R-PhraseRisk Phrase

SUSDP Standard for the Uniform Scheduling ofDrugs & Poisons

UN NumberUnited Nations Number

THIS MSDS SUMMARISES OUR BEST KNOWLEDGEOFTHEHEALTHAND SAFETYHAZARD INFORMATIONOFTHE PRODUCT AND

HOW TOSAFELYHANDLE ANDUSE THE PRODUCT INTHE WORKPLACE.EACH USER MUSTREVIEW THIS MSDS IN THECONTEXTOF

HOW THE PRODUCT WILLBE HANDLEDANDUSED IN THE WORKPLACE.

IF CLARIFICATIONORFURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDEDTOENSURETHATAN APPROPRIATE RISK ASSESSMENT CANBE MADE,

THE USER SHOULD CONTACTTHIS COMPANY SOWE CAN ATTEMPT TOOBTAIN ADDITIONALINFORMATION FROMOUR SUPPLIERS

OURRESPONSIBILITYFOR PRODUCTS SOLDIS SUBJECT TO OURSTANDARD TERMS ANDCONDITIONS, ACOPYOFWHICH IS SENT

TOOUR CUSTOMERS AND IS ALSOAVAILABLEONREQUEST.

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Issued by: J.C. & A.T. Searle Pty Ltd Phone: 07 5422 3000

Please read all labels carefully before using product.

This MSDS isprepared in accord withthe SWA document “National Code of Practice for the Preparation of

Material Safety Data Sheets” 2nd Edition [NOHSC:2011(2003)]

Copyright ©Kilford & Kilford Pty Ltd, August, 2010.

http://www.kilford.com.au/ Phone (02)9251 4532

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