Mancozeb is a General Use Pesticide (GUP) used to protect many fruit, vegetable, nut and field
crops against a wide spectrum of fungal diseases, including
potato blight, leaf spot, scab (on apples and pears), and rust
(on roses). It is also used for seed treatment of cotton,
potatoes, corn, safflower, sorghum, peanuts, tomatoes, flax, and
cereal grains. Mancozeb is available as dusts, liquids, water
dispersible granules, as wettable powders, and as ready-to-use
formulations. It may be commonly found in combination with zineb
Mancozeb is a practically nontoxic ethylene bisdithiocarbamate in
EPA toxicity class IV - practically nontoxic.
Chemical name: manganese
Trade names: Dithane, Dithane-Ultra, Fore, Green-Daisen M,
Karamate, Mancofol, Mancozeb, Mancozin, Manzate 200, Manzeb,
Manzin Nemispor, Nemispot, Policar, Riozeb, and Zimaneb.
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