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



Muhammad Ramzan Rafique
Muhammad Ramzan Rafique

I am from a small town Chichawatni, Sahiwal, Punjab , Pakistan, studied from University of Agriculture Faisalabad, on my mission to explore world I am in Denmark these days..

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