Description: Agricultural spray adjuvants are used to enhance the effectiveness of pesticides such as herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and other agents that control or eliminate unwanted pests. As with medical adjuvants, agricultural spray adjuvants are not themselves active in controlling or killing pests. Instead, these additives modify some property ...
Description: Introduction. This chapter provides an overview of the federal laws that govern EPA’s oversight of pesticide use in the United States. The chapter also introduces concepts further elaborated in later chapters of this manual, such as which products are subject to EPA’s review, how EPA evaluates a pesticide chemical’s toxicity to humans or other organisms, how EPA evaluates a chemical’s ...
Description: Sometimes adjuvants are more narrowly defined as a substance added to a pesticide mixture to improve its physical qualities and hence its effectiveness. This still includes wetter-spreaders, stickers, penetrants, compatibility agents, and so on. Adjuvants have been used as long as pesticides have been used.
Description: Spray adjuvants can play a major role in safe and effective pest control when used as recommended on the label. Although a single adjuvant may perform more than one function, no single product can solve every problem. As a result, many spray adjuvants are available, each formulated to solve problems associated with a particular type of application.
Description: Adjuvants are commonly used in agriculture to improve the performance of pesticides. Adjuvants are commonly used in agriculture to improve the performance of pesticides. ... Adjuvants for Enhancing Herbicide Performance.
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Description: An adjuvant is a pharmacological or immunological agent that modifies the effect of other agents. Adjuvants may be added to a vaccine to boost the immune response to produce more antibodies and longer-lasting immunity, thus minimizing the dose of antigen needed.
Description: Adjuvant definition is - serving to aid or contribute : auxiliary. How to use adjuvant in a sentence. Did You Know? ... This would build on learnings from current vaccines and seek to engage new mechanisms of protection, antigenic targets, adjuvants and structural biology for antigen design.
Description: Introduction. Adjuvants are authorised under European legislation Regulation (EC) No 1107/2009, which came into force on 14 June 2011.. Definition of an 'Adjuvant' Under Article 2 Scope (3d) of 1107/2009 an adjuvant is defined as: ‘substances or preparations which consist of co-formulants or preparations containing one or more co-formulants, in the form in which they are supplied to the user ...
Description: Adjuvants are commonly used in agriculture to help improve the performance of pesticides. They can be added to the spray tank to improve pesticide activity or application characteristics. Spray adjuvants are generally grouped into two broad categories - activator adjuvants and special purpose adjuvants.
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