Paraguay seizes contraband emamectin
Paraguayan authorities have seized 100 boxes of illegal emamectin benzoate insecticide. The unidentified boxes were intercepted en route to Brazil from China. The products belonged to the company, ER-CAR. Emamectin holds emergency approval in Brazil for the control of earworms (Helicoverpa armigera – Agrow No 677, p 17).