Fipronil 80% WG

Brand Name: Jet

Descriptions :

Thiamethoxam 30 % FS is broad- spectrum systemic insecticide that is well suited for seed treatement used to control early season sucking

pests. Recommended as seed treatment to control Jassids, aphids and Whitefly in cotton, shoot fly on sorghum and Maize, termites in wheat, jassid in okra, Thrips, GLH and Whorl Maggot in rice, jassid and thrips in sunflower, stem fly in soybean and thrips in chilli crop. Due to its fast action on sucking pest, it limits the transmission of leaf curl virus.


Chemical Composition:

Fipronil                                                             active ingredient                                                   80.00 % w/w

Sodium Polycarboxilate                                                                                                                  2.90 % w/w

Sodium dioctyl sulfoscuccinate 85%                                                                                            1.90 % w/w

Silicon Oil emulsion                                                                                                                       0.30 % w/w

Sodium lignosulphonate                                                                                                                Q.S. %

Total: 100.000% w/w


Crop(s) Common Name of Pest Dosage/HA Dilution in Water liter Waiting Period between last spray to harvest days Re-entry after each Applicatio n (In Hours)


Formulation (g)
Grape Thrips 40-50 50-62.5 750-1000 20
Cotton Thrips 60 75 375-500 14
Rice Stem borer, Leaf folder 40-50 50-62.5 375-500 15
Cabbage Diamond back moth 75 93.75 500 15
Onion Thrips 60 75 500 15
Chilli Thrips 40-50 50-62.5 500 5


Direction of Use

For small lots, mix the required quantity of Thiamethoxam 30 % FS with 10-20 ml of water for each kg of seed to be treated. Add the slurry to the seed and rotate or stir the container(Plastic drum or bag) until the seeds are uniformly covered(usually less than a minute).


It is recommended for application as slurry with continuously operating commercial seed dressing equipment. For preparation of slurry, proceed as follows:

  1. Put 1/2 of the required water top the mix tank
  2. Add the required quantity of Thiamethoxam 30 % FS while stirring continuously.
  3. Allow the product to disperse.
  4. Switch the agitation system or stir manually.
  5. Top up with the remaining volume of water.
  6. Maintain agitation of the slurry during the whole time of use.

The slurry has to be used within 24 hours after preparation.

  1. Prepare this slurry as descried.
  2. Fill the seed into the receptacle.
  3. Start mixing the seed.
  4. Apply the required amount of slurry by pouring onto the mixing seed.
  5. Mix for about 30 seconds to one minutes to achieve a homogenous treatment. An extended mixing will lead to abrasion and dust forming.

Time of Application

Give first spray as soon as incidence of stem borer (appearance of dead hearts) and leaf folder (appearance of white stripes on leaves) start and 1-2 more sprays depending upon severity of the incidence.


Caution: Do not use the product near the areas of Bee-Keeping.

Plant Protection Equipment: Hand operated Knapsack sprayer is recommended. Hollow cone or Triple action nozzle can be used.

Precautions: Do not smoke or chew pan or tobacco while handling this product. Wash exposed body parts with soap and water after handling and before eating drinking & smoking. Avoid application on blossoming Onion.

Symptoms Of Poisoning:

Symptoms: Mainly consists of irritability, lethargy, muscle tremors and in extreme case possibly convulsions may occur. Fipronil is reversible GABA receptor inhibitor and these symptoms are reversible after termination of exposure.

First Aid

If the chemical is inhaled get the victim into fresh air immediately, if breathing is stopped apply artificial respiration. Induce vomiting if swallowed by tickling at the back of the throat with the finger. Flush the eye with plenty of cold water. Wash the contaminated skin with plenty of soap and water. Get medical attention.


Non-phytotoxic when used as recommended


No specific antidote is known. Give symptomatic treatment.

Disposal Of Used Container 

  1. The empty container shall be broken and buried away from the habitation or incinerated.
  2. The used packages shall not be left outside to prevent their re-use.
  3. Packages or surplus material and washing should be disposed off in safe manner so as to prevent environment and water pollution.

Storage Conditions

  1. The packages containing insecticides shall be stored in separate room or premises, away from the rooms or premises used for storing other articles or shall be kept in separate rooms/ almirahs under lock and key depending upon the nature and quality of the insecticide.
  2. The rooms or premises meant for storing the insecticides shall be well built, well lit, dry, well ventilated and of sufficient dimension to avoid contamination with vapour/air.
  3. Avoid application on Blossoming onion

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