The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: 0482/09

Product:  Insecticide - Labgarden Z


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Chemical products


Type / number of model:  Fungicidal insecticide in dry powder. Package: 200g bottle.

Risk type: Chemical

The products pose a chemical risk to the user of the product because its active substance is diazinon, which is not authorised under Directive 91/414/EC concerning the placing of plant protection products on the market.

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market and destruction of the products in stock.  (By: Other)

Description:  Dry powder insecticide against parasitic diseases and fungal diseases. To be applied to leaves and flowers as dry powder or diluted in water 5-10g/l.

Country of origin: Italy

Alert submitted by: Malta