Active Ingredient : Emamectin Benzoate: 5.7%
Category : Insecticide
Registered Uses:
Crop Target Pest Formulation concentration
Tomato Fruit Borer (Helicoverpa armigera) 1 g / l
Suggested Uses:
Crop Target Pest Formulation concentration
Onion Leaf miner (Liriomyza chinensis) Armyworm (Spodoptera exigua) 1.5 g / l
Chili Aphids (Myzus persicae) Fruit borers (Helicoverpa amigera) 1 g / l
Cabbage Leaf miner (Plutella xylostella) Cabbage Cabbage cluster caterpillar (Crocidolomia pavonana) 2 g / l
Paddy Yellow stem borer (Scirpophaga incertulas) Brown Plant Hopper (Nilaparvata lugens) 1 g / l
Product Feature:

DEMETER 5.7 SG dissolves quickly in water, It is good for controlling Lepidopteran and sucking pests in various crops, Has both contact and stomach action so gives effective control, Quickly absorbed by leaf tissue also kill the pest present on the lower surface of the leaves due to its translaminar action, It is a good larvicide having anti-feedent effect., Pest stops eating after several hours of inhalation of this insecticide, Larvae dies within 2-4 days of the ingestion., Not phytotoxic if used as directed, Good rain-fastness, It is a naturally derived insecticide thus does not harm to most of the beneficial insects.

Mode of Action:

It is non-systemic insecticide with stomach and contact action, It penetrates leaf tissues (translaminar activity) and forms a reservoir within the leaf., In facts it inhibits muscle contraction, causing a continuous flow of chlorine ions in the GABA and H-Glutamate receptor sites., After penetrating in leaf tissue, insect feed on these leaf tissues and as a result the insect is paralyzed immediately after ingestion., Affected larvae after paralysis will died subsequently in 2-4 days. Larvae stops feeding within hours of ingesting which preventing subsequent crop damage Pests die within 2-4 days


No specific antidote is known. Treat symptomatically