MANA adopts KlearSky product brand
ChemChina subsidiary Makhteshim-Agan Industries’ US subsidiary, MANA Crop Protection, has unveiled its KlearSky Technology brand for agrochemical formulations with low volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions or improved handling characteristics such as reduced odour. Products carrying the KlearSky designation include the insecticides, Abba Ultra (abamectin), Paradigm (lambda-cyhalothrin) and Vulcan (chlorpyrifos), which all comply with California EPA Department of Pesticide Regulation emissions standards, MANA points out. Abba Ultra is a low VOC formulation that is effective at half the rate of emulsifiable concentrate versions ( Agrow No 640, p 22). Other products that will carry the KlearSky logo include the insecticide, Fanfare ES (bifenthrin), and the fungicide, Bumper ES (propiconazole), pending approval in California.