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Platinum                                                          ®




HERBICIDE
ACTIVE CONSTITUENT: 240 g/L CLETHODIM
SOLVENT: 663 g/L LIQUID HYDROCARBONS




 GROUP        A HERBICIDE
For the control of certain grass weeds in beetroot, cabbage,
canola, celery, chickpeas, cotton, faba beans, field peas,
forestry, lentils, lettuce, lupins, mung beans, non-bearing
fruit trees, onions, ornamentals, peanuts, potatoes and
soybeans as specified in the Directions for Use table.
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DIRECTIONS FOR USE
RESTRAINTS:      DO NOT apply without the addition of an adjuvant.
                 DO NOT apply to plants that are stressed by moisture or temperature extremes.
                 DO NOT apply if rain is expected within one hour of application.
                 DO NOT apply PLATINUM more than once to any one crop.
CROP          CROP GROWTH STAGE            WEEDS CONTROLLED           RATE    STAGE OF        STATE CRITICAL COMMENTS
                                                                      (mL/ha) WEED GROWTH
Canola,       Canola: DO NOT APPLY after Annual Ryegrass              150 to  2-leaf to fully Qld,  Always apply with D-C-Trate† at
Chickpeas,    flower buds become visible (Lolium rigidum),            250     tillered        NSW, 2 L/100 L or Hasten† at 1 L/100 L or
Faba Beans,   (green buds)               Annual Phalaris                                      ACT,  Kwicken† at 1 L/100 L or Uptake† at
Field Peas,                              (Phalaris minor)                                     Vic,  500 mL/100 L spray volume.
Lentils^,     Chickpeas: DO NOT APPLY                                                         Tas,  The lower doses will provide
Lupins#       beyond full flowering.     Barley Grass                 175 to                  SA,   effective control if applied under
                                         (Hordeum leporinum),         250                     WA
              Faba Beans: DO NOT APPLY Brome Grass                                                  ideal conditions to weeds that are
              beyond full flowering.                                                          only  smaller, actively growing and free
                                         (Bromus diandrus),
                                                                                                    from temperature or water stress.
              Field Peas: DO NOT APPLY   Wild Oats (Avena spp.)
                                                                                                    See COMPATIBILITY AND CAUTION
              beyond full flowering.     Volunteer Wheat              200* to                       in GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS for
                                         (Triticum aestivum),         250                           mixture recommendations with
              Lentils: Apply up to the 7
                                         Volunteer Oats               *(175                         insecticides, fungicides and other
              node/early branching stage
                                         (Avena sativa)               to 250                        herbicides.
              of crop growth.
                                                                      in WA                         ^ Application up to 7-node/early-
              Lupins: DO NOT APPLY after                              only)                         branching crop growth stage only.
              80% of flowers have opened. Volunteer Barley            250                           # Not Qld.
                                          (Hordeum vulgare)
                                          Silver Grass                250 to                      NSW,
                                          (Vulpia bromoides) –        500                         ACT,
                                          suppression only                                        Vic,
                                                                                                  Tas
                                                                                                  only
                                           Paradoxa Grass             250 to    2- to 5-leaf      Qld,
                                           (Phalaris paradoxa)        375       stage             NSW,
                                                                                                  ACT
                                                                      375       5-leaf to fully   only
                                                                                tillered



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CROP              CROP GROWTH STAGE               WEEDS CONTROLLED           RATE      STAGE OF        STATE CRITICAL COMMENTS
                                                                             (mL/ha)   WEED GROWTH
Cotton            Cotton: DO NOT APPLY after      Barnyard Grass             250 to    2- to 5-leaf    Qld,  Always apply with D-C-Trate at
(Qld, NSW,        full flowering (mid blossom).   (Echinochloa spp.),        375       stage           NSW, 2 L/100 L or Hasten at 1 L/100 L or
NT only),                                         Blown Grass                                          ACT,  Kwicken at 1 L/100 L or Uptake at
Peanuts,          Peanuts: DO NOT APPLY after (Agrostis aveacea),            375       5-leaf to fully Vic,  500 mL/100 L spray volume.
Mung Beans,       the pod fill stage of crop      Crowsfoot Grass                      tillered        WA,   The lower doses will provide
Soybeans          development.                    (Eleusine indica),                                   NT    effective control if applied under
                  Mung Beans: DO NOT APPLY Feathertop Rhodes Grass                                     only  ideal conditions to weeds that are
                  after the first flower buds are (Chloris virgata),                                         smaller, actively growing and free
                  visible.                        Liverseed Grass                                            from temperature or water stress.
                                                  (Urochloa panicoides),                                     See COMPATIBILITY AND CAUTION
                  Soybeans: DO NOT APPLY          Red Sprangletop Grass                                      in GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS for
                  after first flower buds are     (Leptochloa filiformis),                                   mixture recommendations with
                  visible.                        Seedling Johnson Grass                                     insecticides, fungicides and other
                                                  (Sorghum halepense),                                       herbicides.
                                                  Summer Grass
                                                  (Digitaria spp.),
                                                  Volunteer Sorghum
                                                  (Sorghum spp.)


CROP              WEEDS CONTROLLED                                           RATE STAGE OF       STATE CRITICAL COMMENTS
                                                                             (mL/ha) WEED GROWTH

Beetroot,         Barnyard Grass (Echinochloa spp.),                         250 to    2- to 5-leaf      All    Always apply with D-C-Trate at
Cabbage,          Blown Grass (Agrostis aveacea),                            375       stage             States 2 L/100 L or Hasten at 1 L/100 L or
Celery,           Crowsfoot Grass (Eleusine indica),                                                            Kwicken at 1 L/100 L or Uptake at
Lettuce,          Feathertop Rhodes Grass (Chloris virgata),                 375       5-leaf to fully          500 mL/100 L spray volume.
Potatoes,         Liverseed Grass (Urochloa panicoides),                               tillered                 The lower doses will provide
Onions            Paradoxa Grass (Phalaris paradoxa),                                                           effective control if applied under
                  Red Sprangletop Grass (Leptochloa filiformis),                                                ideal conditions to weeds that are
                  Seedling Johnson Grass (Sorghum halepense),                                                   smaller, actively growing and free
                  Summer Grass (Digitaria spp.),                                                                from temperature or water stress.
                  Volunteer Sorghum (Sorghum spp.)                                                              Use a spray volume of 150 L/ha
                  Annual Ryegrass (Lolium rigidum),                          150 to    2-leaf to fully          when spraying dense grass
                  Annual Phalaris (Phalaris minor)                           250       tillered                 populations.
                  Barley Grass (Hordeum leporinum),                          175 to
                  Brome Grass (Bromus diandrus),                             250
                  Wild Oats (Avena spp.)
                  Volunteer Wheat (Triticum aestivum),                       200* to
                  Volunteer Oats (Avena sativa)                              250
                                                                             *(175
                                                                             to 250
                                                                             in WA
                                                                             only)
                  Volunteer Barley (Hordeum vulgare)                         250
                  Silver Grass (Vulpia bromoides) – suppression only         250 to
                  (not Qld, WA)                                              500
                  Winter Grass (Poa annua)                                   500
Forestry,         Annual Ryegrass (Lolium rigidum),                          500       2-leaf to fully   All    Apply after plants have recovered
non-bearing       Annual Phalaris (Phalaris minor),                                    tillered          States from transplant shock and are
fruit trees and   Barley Grass (Hordeum leporinum),                                                             showing signs of active growth.
ornamentals       Barnyard Grass (Echinochloa spp.),                                                            Always apply with D-C-Trate at 2
                  Blown Grass (Agrostis aveacea),                                                               L/100 L or Hasten at 1 L/100 L or
                  Brome Grass (Bromus diandrus),                                                                Kwicken at 1 L/100 L or Uptake at
                  Crowsfoot Grass (Eleusine indica),                                                            500 mL/100 L spray volume.
                  Feathertop Rhodes Grass (Chloris virgata),                                                    Use a spray volume of 150 L/ha
                  Liverseed Grass (Urochloa panicoides),                                                        when spraying dense grass
                  Paradoxa Grass (Phalaris paradoxa),                                                           populations.
                  Red Sprangletop Grass (Leptochloa filiformis),
                                                                                                                DO NOT use on Gymnosperms
                  Seedling Johnson Grass (Sorghum halepense),
                                                                                                                (pines, conifers, etc) unless a prior
                  Silver Grass (Vulpia bromoides) – suppression only
                                                                                                                test has been conducted to check
                  (not Qld, WA)
                                                                                                                safety on the relevant species.
                  Summer Grass (Digitaria spp.),
                  Volunteer Barley (Hordeum vulgare)                                                            See COMPATIBILITY AND CAUTION
                  Volunteer Oats (Avena sativa)                                                                 in GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS for
                  Volunteer Sorghum (Sorghum spp.)                                                              mixture recommendations with
                  Volunteer Wheat (Triticum aestivum),                                                          insecticides, fungicides and other
                  Winter Grass (Poa annua)                                                                      herbicides.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED UNDER
APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION.




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WITHHOLDING PERIODS
Harvest:
CANOLA, CHICKPEAS, COTTON, FABA BEANS, FIELD PEAS, LENTILS, LUPINS, MUNG BEANS, PEANUTS, SOYBEANS:
                                                    NOT REQUIRED WHEN USED AS DIRECTED.
FORESTRY:                                           NOT REQUIRED WHEN USED AS DIRECTED.
BEETROOT, CABBAGE:                                  DO NOT APPLY LATER THAN 7 DAYS BEFORE HARVEST.
ONIONS:                                             DO NOT APPLY LATER THAN 14 DAYS BEFORE HARVEST.
LETTUCE, POTATOES:                                  DO NOT APPLY LATER THAN 4 WEEKS BEFORE HARVEST.
CELERY:                                             DO NOT APPLY LATER THAN 9 WEEKS BEFORE HARVEST.
Grazing:
CANOLA, CHICKPEAS, FABA BEANS, FIELD PEAS, LENTILS, LUPINS, MUNG BEANS, PEANUTS, SOYBEANS:
                                                    DO NOT GRAZE OR CUT FOR STOCK FEED FOR 21 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION.
COTTON:                                             DO NOT GRAZE OR CUT FOR COTTON FORAGE OR STUBBLE FOR STOCKFEED.
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS
RESISTANT WEEDS WARNING                                                   PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE, FISH, CRUSTACEANS AND
FARMOZ PLATINUM® Herbicide is a member GROUP                              ENVIRONMENT
of the cyclohexanedione group of herbicides.             A     HERBICIDE  DO NOT contaminate streams, rivers or waterways with the chemical
                                                                          or used containers.
PLATINUM has the inhibition of of acetyl coA carboxylase mode of
action. For weed resistance management PLATINUM is a Group A              STORAGE AND DISPOSAL (1 L)
herbicide.                                                                Store in the closed, original container in a cool, well ventilated area.
Some naturally occurring weed biotypes resistant to PLATINUM and          DO NOT store for prolonged periods in direct sunlight. Triple or
other Group A Herbicides may exist through normal genetic variability     preferably pressure rinse containers before disposal. Add rinsings to
in any weed population. The resistant individuals can eventually          spray tank. DO NOT dispose of undiluted chemicals on site. If
dominate the weed population if these herbicides are used repeatedly.     recycling, replace cap and return clean containers to recycler or
These resistant weeds will not be controlled by PLATINUM or other         designated collection point. If not recycling, break, crush or puncture
Group A Herbicides.                                                       and bury empty containers in a local authority landfill. If no landfill is
Since the occurrence of resistant weeds is difficult to detect prior to   available, bury the containers below 500 mm in a disposal pit
use, FARMOZ Pty. Ltd. accepts no liability for any losses that may        specifically marked and set up for this purpose clear of waterways,
result from the failure of PLATINUM to control resistant weeds.           desirable vegetation and tree roots. Empty containers and product
MIXING                                                                    should not be burnt.
To ensure even mixing, half-fill the spray tank with clean water and      STORAGE AND DISPOSAL (5 L, 10 L, 20 L, 200 L)
add the required amount of product. Add spray additive and agitate        Store in the closed, original container in a well-ventilated area as cool
thoroughly, then add the remainder of the water. Agitate again before     as possible, out of direct sunlight. This container can be recycled if it is
spraying commences.                                                       clean, dry, free of visible residues and has the drumMUSTER logo
APPLICATION                                                               visible. Triple or pressure rinse container for disposal. Add rinsings to
Ground Application: PLATINUM should be applied with calibrated            spray tank. Dispose of the rinsate by adding it to the spray tank. DO
spray equipment producing a median droplet range of 200 to 300            NOT dispose of undiluted chemicals on site. Wash outside of the
microns VMD. Apply in a minimum of 50 litres of water per hectare.        container and the cap. Store cleaned container in a sheltered place
Use 150 L/ha when spraying dense populations.                             with cap removed. It will then be acceptable for recycling at any
Aerial Application: PLATINUM can be applied through aircraft fitted       drumMUSTER collection or similar container management program
with boom or Micronair equipment. A spray volume of 20 to 30 L/ha is      site. The cap should not be replaced but may be taken separately. If
recommended and equipment should be adjusted to deliver droplets in       not recycling, break, crush or puncture and bury empty containers in a
the range of 200 to 250 microns VMD.                                      local authority landfill. If no landfill is available, bury the container
                                                                          below 500 mm in a disposal pit specifically marked and set up for this
Best results will be obtained when aerial applications are made in a      purpose, clear of waterways, desirable vegetation and tree roots.
light crosswind. Applications should not be made during temperature       Empty containers and product should not be burnt.
inversions or in conditions of very low relative humidity. Care should be
taken to avoid drift damage to adjoining grass crops.                     Envirodrum Micro Matic Valve (60 L)
                                                                          Store the original sealed Envirodrum in a cool well-ventilated area. DO
COMPATIBILITY                                                             NOT store for prolonged periods in direct sunlight. DO NOT tamper
PLATINUM is compatible with the following grass herbicides: Targa†,       with the Micro Matic valve or the security seal. DO NOT contaminate
Fusilade , Verdict , Sertin , Correct and Farmoz Leopard .
          †       †        †         †                    ®
                                                                          the Envirodrum with water or any foreign matter. After each use of the
(Refer to the Bayer Correct label for detail on adjuvant                  product, please ensure that the Micro Matic coupler delivery system
recommendations for that product).                                        and hoses are disconnected, triple rinsed with clean water and
Note: In all situations where PLATINUM is mixed with another grass        drained accordingly. When the contents of the Envirodrum have been
herbicide, PLATINUM should be used at the full label rate specified for   used, please return the Envirodrum to the point of purchase. The
the target weed species.                                                  Envirodrum remains the property of FARMOZ Pty. Ltd.
PLATINUM may also be applied in tank mixtures with one of the
following products: Alpha-Scud1 Elite and Le-Mat†.                        1000 L
PLATINUM should not be applied in a tank mix with Brodal†, Basagran†      Store in the closed, original container in a cool, well-ventilated area.
or Blazer†.                                                               DO NOT store for prolonged periods in direct sunlight. Storage must be
Apply as separate applications.                                           secure so that contents cannot be tampered with. All locks and/or
For information on compatibility of products not listed, please refer to  seals must be in order. If locks or seals are broken prior to initial use
FARMOZ Pty. Ltd.                                                          then the integrity of this product cannot be assured. If this occurs
                                                                          FARMOZ Pty. Ltd. should be advised immediately. This minibulk
CAUTION                                                                   container is reusable and remains the property of FARMOZ Pty. Ltd. DO
Ornamentals and Trees – while PLATINUM is generally selective to          NOT rinse empty container. Empty contents fully into application
broadleaved plants (i.e. it is active against grasses), tests should      equipment. Close all valves and return to the point of supply for refill or
always be made on a small number of plants not previously tested.         storage. No other liquid, solid or pesticide product should be put into it.
DO NOT use on Gymnosperms (pines, conifers, etc) unless a prior test      When empty return to FARMOZ Pty. Ltd. for cleaning, relabelling and
has been conducted to check safety on the relevant species.               refilling.
PROTECTION OF CROPS, NATIVE AND OTHER NON-TARGET PLANTS                   SAFETY DIRECTIONS
DO NOT apply PLATINUM if wind is likely to cause drift onto               Harmful if swallowed. Will irritate the eyes and skin. When preparing
susceptible crops/plants, cropping lands or pastures. PLATINUM            spray and using the prepared spray, wear cotton overalls buttoned to
should not be applied through misting equipment or any other method       the neck and wrist, a washable hat, elbow-length PVC gloves and face
likely to cause excessive drift. Care should be taken to avoid damage     shield or goggles. If product in eyes, wash it out immediately with
to adjoining native grasses or grass crops.                               water. After use and before eating, drinking or smoking, wash hands,
                                                                          arms and face thoroughly with soap and water. After each day’s use
                                                                          wash gloves, face shield or goggles and contaminated clothing.




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FIRST AID                                                              CONDITIONS OF SALE: The use of FARMOZ PLATINUM Herbicide
If poisoning occurs, contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre.   being beyond the control of the manufacturer, no warranty expressed
Phone Australia 131126. If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Give a   or implied is given by FARMOZ Pty. Ltd., regarding its suitability, fitness
glass of water.                                                        or efficiency for any purpose for which it is used by the buyer, whether
MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET                                             in accordance with the directions or not and FARMOZ Pty. Ltd. accepts
Additional information is listed in the material safety data sheet     no responsibility for any consequence whatsoever resulting from the
(MSDS). A material safety data sheet for PLATINUM is available from    use of this product.
FARMOZ on request. Call Customer Service on (02) 9431 7800.            Platinum®, Farmoz Leopard® are trademarks of a Makhteshim-Agan
                                                                       company
                                                                       Alpha-Scud1 is pending trademark of a Makhteshim-Agan company
                                                                       †
                                                                         Other registered trademarks

                                                                       NOT A DANGEROUS GOOD ACCORDING TO THE
                                                                       AUSTRALIAN DANGEROUS GOODS (ADG) CODE.




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