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Pylon TR Total Release Insecticide is the first insecticide of BASF to deliver active ingredients by using total release (TR) technology. Pylon TR Total Release Insecticide contains the active ingredient, chlorfenapyr, that is easy and ready to use and comes in small canisters. It provides widespread control of pests including adult fungus gnats mites, and thrips. It is for the use in closed commercial greenhouses on flowering hanging baskets, bedding plants, potted flowering plants and ornamentals, cut flowers, foliage and fruiting vegetables. Growers will have the ease of use by just placing the product in the greenhouse, closing the vents, doors and windows and pressing the release button and leaving it for a specific time. Two ounces of Plyon TR Total Release Insecticide is able to treat 3,000 square footage of a commercial greenhouse. Growers will save time and money by eliminating water cost, mixing, having accurate product distribution, and avoiding costs of large fogging equipment. For greater control, it can be space mixed with Attan TR micro total release insecticide,Tame/Orthene TR insecticide, Pyrethrum TR micro total release insecticide, or Beethoven TR miticide/insecticide.
|Active Ingredient:||Chlorfenapyr - 4.5%|
|Target pests:||Gnats, mites, thrips|
|For use in:||Commercial greenhouses only on ornamental crops and fruiting vegetables. Use on bedding plants, cut flowers, foliage, potted flowering plants, ornamentals and on flowering hanging baskets|
|Application:||1 - 2 cans per 3000 sq. ft.|
|Pet safe:||Yes, when used as directed on label|
|NOT FOR SALE TO:||NY|
|Coverage Area:||Up to 3,000 sq feet|
|Shipping Weight:||0.24 lbs|
|Manufactured By:||BASF (Mfg. Number: 59012595)|
Directions for Use:
For indoor use only.
This product does not control bed bugs.
Do not use this product in greenhouses with unvented or defective gas heating systems or when an open combustion exists.
Do not use if plants are stressed.
Do not apply more than 2 consecutive times before rotating to a chemical with a different mode of action.
Do not apply to consecutive crops in a greenhouse structure unless applied in combination with other effective miticides/insecticides with a different mode of action.
Do not apply more than 3 times during a crop growing cycle.
Fruiting vegetables, allow 5-7 days between each application.
Apply when foliage is dry and greenhouse temperature is between 60 degrees F to 80 degrees F. Keep canister at room temperature before use. Apply when pest or plant damage is seen. This 2 ounce can will dispense the entire contents in around 2 minutes and will treat up to 3,000 sq ft.
Do not use in small, enclosed spaces such as closets, cabinets, or under counters and tables.
Before fogging, remove or cover exposed food. Shut off all exhaust fans and close all windows, doors and ventilators, and every applicance that can be shut off.
Prepare a 3 ft plant free zone to place canister. Elevate canister above the top of plants ( can be placed on a stool or overturned pot) To treat hanging baskets, empty a basket and put it in.
Application: Hold canister away and press down until locked. Place in plant free zone and then leave the greenhouse immediately and close the door. Use only one canister in one area/room.
Air out: use low volume horizontal air flow or have fans off for a minimum of 4 hours following activation, or all night if possible, to thoroughly ventilate area before re entering.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): Must wear long sleeve shirt, long pants, socks and shoes. Must wear chemical resistant gloves.
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By Fred in grants pass on 09/23/2014
Best site online or in the retail industry for pest control
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Pylon for gnat control
By Daniel in Encinitas CA on 02/10/2016
We used Pylon TR to control gnats is a sealed greenhouse with high humidity. The outside temperature was low enough that there was a lot of condensation on the inside of the roof panels. After the application we noticed a lot of spotting on the upper side of the foliage of the crop. It is very white and looks like paint was splattered from above. I believe the product combined with the water that was adhering to the plastic and as the plastic flexed in the windy conditions the concentrated product fell on the foliage below. Although the product killed the target pest and there was no phytotoxicity it made a big mess on the plants.
By John in Pennsville, NJ on 12/28/2015
This worked wonders in my orchid greenhouse.No damage to the orchids, or even to the delicate flowers. And no residual smell either. I had a problem with thrips, and everyone said they are hard to get rid of. But two Pylon TR bombs, 10 days apart, took care of the thrips, and all the other problems too. Has to be done on a preventative basis though. Also, the Pylon is cheaper here than anywhere else.
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05/01/2014 Tom from Lansdale Pa
QCan Pylon TR Total Release Insecticide be used in the home
APylon TR Total Release Insecticide is only labeled to be used in greenhouses. Depending on what you are treating for, you can use CB PCO fogger in your home. Please review the product label for application.
06/16/2015 Ross from Deerwood, Mn
QHas anyone observed phytotoxicity in orchids when using Pylon TR (chlorfenapyr)?
AThis is not information we have heard of when using Pylon TR, but the manufacturer may be better able to answer that. BASF can be reached at 800-526-1072.
06/09/2015 Wanda from Owens Cross Roads
QCan Pylon TR be used in homes to get rid of gnats? Is it pet-safe?
QDoes Pylon TR work on spider mites
APylon TR is not labeled for spider mites. Talstar P is labeled for and known for it's efficacy for spider mite control. Please be sure to read and follow the Talstar P product label for indoor/outdoor spider mite applications.
06/04/2015 Ross from Deerwood, Mn
QWill I experience any toxicity issues if I use Pylon TR Total Release Insecticidein a smaller greenhouse of approx. 800 sqft?
APylon TR Total Release Insecticide 1 can will be able to treat 800 sq. with no toxicity. 1 can will treat up to 3000 sq. feet.