General overview:This product is a systemic fungicide with protective and therapeutic effects. It mainly inhibits the oxidation of pyruvic acid in bacteria. It can be absorbed by the roots, stems and leaves of plants, and transferred to the plants with the movement of water in the plants. All organs, effective against downy mildew. Mixing metalaxyl with mancozeb can prolong the control period
Formulation type including active ingredient content:Formulation type: WP Active ingredient content: Mancozeb 64% + Metalaxyl 8%
Mode of action and biological activity:
Mancozeb: Biochemistry: Reacts with, and inactivates, the sulfhydryl groups of amino acids and enzymes of fungal cells, resulting in disruption of lipid metabolism, respiration and production of ATP. Mode of action: Broad-spectrum, non-systemic fungicide with protective action.
Metalaxyl: Biochemistry: Inhibits protein synthesis in fungi, by interference with the synthesis of ribosomal RNA. Mode of action: Systemic fungicide with protective and curative action, taken up by leaves, stems and roots