Efekto G49 Wetting Agent

Reg. No. L3790 | Act No. 36 of 1947

A surfactant that increases the wetting and spreading properties of spray solutions and enhances the activity of various pesticides.

  • Nonphytotoxic and biodegradable
  • Unique formulation improves efficiency of pesticides
  • Excellent emulsion stability in cold water
  • Reduces evaporation of spray solution before and after reaching the target surface
  • Allows improved spreading and sticking to leaf surfaces due to reducing surface tension of spray droplet
  • Does well on weeds with waxy leaf surfaces such as annual grasses

Mixing instructions

  • Half fill the spray tank with clean water
  • Add the required amount of agro-chemical and G49 and then the remainder of the water while stirring
  • In the event of tank mixes, strictly adhere to all the recommendations of the tank-mix components
  • Prepared mixture must not be left in the spray tank for any length of time


Application Instructions

  • G49 can be used with any correctly calibrated spray equipment as recommended on the herbicide label
  • G49 may be used with any spray mixture and can be applied to any crop
  • Add the required quantity to the spray mixture and agitate thoroughly


Concentration of use

  • For use on most plants use 2 ml per 10 litre spray mixture


For more directions for the use of G49 Wetter, please click here to download the PDF.


  • Use only as directed
  • Adhere to all label warnings that apply to the product or products, with which G49 is to be used
  • Store in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place
  • Store away from food, feeds, seed, fertilizers and other agricultural chemicals
  • Keep out of reach of children, uninformed persons and animals



  • Do not inhale the spray mist
  • Wear protective clothing, overalls, rubber boots and gloves when handling the product
  • Wash contaminated clothing after use
  • Wash thoroughly with soap and water after use and after accidental skin contact
  • In the case of eye contact flush eyes with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes
  • Do not eat, drink or smoke whilst mixing or applying or before washing hands and face and change of clothing
  • Prevent drift of spray mist onto other crops, grazing, rivers, dams or areas not under treatment
  • Thoroughly clean applicator after use and dispose of wash water where it will not contaminate the environment, food, grazing and water sources
  • Triple rinse empty containers in the following manner: Invert the empty container over the spray or mixing tank and allow draining for at least 30 seconds after the flow has slowed down to a drip. Thereafter rinse the container three times with a volume of water equal to a minimum of 10 % of that of the container. Add the rinsing to the contents of the spray tank before destroying the container in the prescribed manner.
  • Destroy the container by perforation and flattening and dispose of it in a safe way
  • Never reuse the empty container for any other purpose
  • Prevent contamination of food, feeds, drinking water and eating utensils

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