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Formulation codes in pesticides

  • Do you know what are different formulation codes in pesticides? Have you seen WP, CL, CP? on pesticides packing? Do you know what does it means? here are some formulation code.

    Formulation codes


    The following standard codes are used. For further details, see Catalogue of Pesticide Formulation Types and International Coding System, Technical monograph No. 2, 4th Edition, April 1999; CropLife International, Brussels.


     ABGrain bait
     AEAerosol dispenser
     ALAny other liquid
     APAny other powder
     BBBlock bait
     CBBait concentrate
     CFCapsule Suspension for Seed Treatment
     CGEncapsulated granule
     CLContact liquid or gel
     CPContact powder
     CSCapsule suspension
     DCDispersible concentrate
     [DLDriftless formulation]#
     DPDispersible powder
     DSPowder for dry seed treatment
     DTTablet for direct application
     ECEmulsifiable concentrate
     EDElectrochargeable liquid
     EGEmulsifiable granule
     EOEmulsion, water in oil
     ESEmulsion for seed treatment
     EWEmulsion, oil in water
     FDSmoke tin
     FGFine granule
     FKSmoke candle
     FPSmoke cartridge
     FRSmoke rodlet
     FSFlowable concentrate for seed treatment
     FTSmoke tablet
     FUSmoke generator
     FWSmoke pellet
     GBGranular bait
     GEGas generating product
     GFGel for Seed Treatment
     GLEmulsifiable gel
     GWWater soluble gel
     HNHot fogging concentrate
     KKCombi-pack solid/liquid
     KLCombi-pack liquid/liquid
     KNCold fogging concentrate
     KPCombi-pack solid/solid
     LSSolution for seed treatment
     OFOil miscible flowable concentrate (oil miscible suspension)
     OLOil miscible liquid
     OPOil dispersible powder
     PBPlate bait
     PCGel or paste concentrate
     PRPlant rodlet
     PSSeed coated with a pesticide
     RBBait (ready for use)
     SBScrap bait
     SCSuspension concentrate (= flowable concentrate)
     SGWater soluble granules
     SLSoluble concentrate
     SOSpreading oil
     SPWater soluble powder
     SSWater soluble powder for seed treatment
     STWater soluble tablet
     SUUltra-low volume (ULV) suspension
     TCTechnical material
     TKTechnical concentrate
     TPTracking powder*
     ULUltra-low volume (ULV) liquid
     VPVapour releasing product
     WGWater dispersible granules
     WPWettable powder
     WSWater dispersible powder for slurry seed treatment
     WTWater dispersible tablet



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