COMPOSITION: Coordination product of zinc ion, manganese ethylene bisdithiocarbamate related to both maneb and zineb.
PROPERTIES: Yellowish powder, practically odorless; blue to green powdered solid with musty odor. Decomposes in acid and alkaline conditions. Decomposed by heat and when exposed to moisture and air. No corrosive properties. Negligible volatility at room temperature. Practically insoluble in most organic solvents.
FORMULATIONS: Dust, flowable suspension, liquid flowable, water dispersible granules, wettable powder.
USES: For field crops, fruits, vegetables, nuts, and commercial sod farms. Seed treatment for cotton, potatoes, corn, safflower, sorghum, peanuts, tomatoes, flax, and cereal grains. Trimastan* for potato blight and Cercospera diseases of sugar beets and celery. Fore* for flowers, ornamental trees, shrubs, turf sod, and golf courses.