OVERLAND PARK, KS - (February 13, 2017) - With U.S. EPA registration, Gowan USA announced today the introduction of a new powerful formulation for their miticide / insecticide brand Nexter®. Nexter®SC is a novel formulation of the proven active ingredient Pyridaben, which belongs to the chemical class Pyridazinone and designated as an IRAC Group 21 A site of action.
Nexter SC is a broad spectrum miticide/ insecticide that delivers increased knockdown and control of broad mites (Tarsonemidae), rust mites (Eriophyidae), pear psylla (Cacopsylla pyricola), aphids (Aphidoidea), whiteflies (Aleyrodidae), spider mites (Tetranychidae) and leafhopper nymphs (Cicadellidae). The Nexter SC label will carry a Caution word symbol.
Gowan USA Product Manager Kartik Anand said, "Nexter SC will give growers a new high performance tool for control of agricultural mites and insect pests. Growers across the U.S. have trusted the performance of Nexter 75WP for years, now they have a second formulation option based on their application preferences." Nexter® SC is a registered trademark of Nissan Chemical Industries, Ltd.