Sahib Alfa is synthetic pyrethroid insecticide containing Alphamethrin active ingredient 10% by
mass and balance adjuvants. It is highly active insecticide.
Waiting Period between last spray to harvest (days) AI (gm) Formulation (ml)
Crop(s) Common Name of Pest Dosage/HA Dilution in Water in water (liter) Re-entry after each Application (In Hours) Cotton Bollworms 15-25 165-280 600-1000 7
between last spray to harvest (days)
Take the required quantity of Alphamethrin 10% EC dilute it with a little water and stir well then add the remaining quantity of water as per volume required. Volume of water will depend on the age of the crop/type of sprayer used.
Avoid inhalation and skin contact. Do not eat, drink and smoke while handling. Wash contamination skin and clothes with soap and water. Destroy empty containers.
Nervousness, anxiety, ataxia, tremors, convulsions and allergic manifestations may occur.
1. The packages containing the insecticides shall be stored in separate rooms or premises away from the rooms or premises used for storing other articles particularly articles of or shall be kept in separate almirahs under lock and key depend upon the quantity and nature of the insecticide
2. The rooms or premises meant for storing the insecticide shall be well built, dry, well-lit and ventialted and of sufficient dimensions to avoid contamination with vapour.
No specific antidote is known. Treat symptomatically. Antihistamines may be given to control allergic manifestations.