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Potassium Phosphite

Mono- and di- potassium salts of phosphorous acid

General Information

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  • Chemical Class: Systemic Phosphonate Fungicide
  • Uses: To control a broad spectrum of diseases on large variety of corps; control of several foliar and soil-borne diseases of field crops, grapes, herbs, orchards, pecans and vegetables.
  • Alternatives: Organic agricultureOrganic lanwn care
  • Beyond Pesticides rating: Toxic

Health and Environmental Effects

  • Cancer: Not documented
  • Endocrine Disruption: Not documented
  • Reproductive Effects: Not documented
  • Neurotoxicity: Not documented
  • Kidney/Liver Damage: Not documented
  • Sensitizer/ Irritant: No (27, 142)
  • Birth/Developmental: Not documented
  • Detected in Groundwater: Not documented
  • Potential Leacher: Not documented
  • Toxic to Birds: Not documented
  • Toxic to Fish/Aquatic Organisms: Possible (142)
  • Toxic to Bees: Not documented

Additional Information