455 Oil 98.8
A Superior Horticultural Spray Oil
For Insect and Mite pest management
USER SAFETY RECOMMENDATIONS
ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Users should: Wash hands before eating, drinking, chewing gum,
Refined Petroleum distillate* . . . . . . . . . . . 98.8% using tobacco or using the toilet.
OTHER INGREDIENTS: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.2% ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS
TOTAL: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100.0% This product is toxic to fish. Do not apply directly to water. Do not
*Unsulfonated residue of Petroleum distillate is 92.0% minimum. contaminate water by cleaning of equipment or disposal of wastes.
*50.0% Distillation point of Petroleum distillate is 455°F. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters.
*Flash point is 375°F. Apply this product only as specified on this label.
*Weight per gallon is 7.2 pounds. GENERAL INFORMATION
Do not apply when plants are in or near wilting. Observe all warnings
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN and limitations on labels of products recommended for mixture with
oil. DO NOT USE this product in combination with or immediately
CAUTION preceding or following applications of captan, carbaryl, chloropropylate,
dichlone, dikar, dyrene, folpet, karathane, morestan, morocide, propar-
gite and sulfur compounds. Check tank mixtures for physical and
See FIRST AID Below chemical compatibility. Mix only enough material to do the job.
SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING DIRECTIONS FOR USE
It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner in-
EPA Reg. No.19713-396 consistent with its labeling. Do not apply this product through any
EPA Est. No.19713-GA-1 Net Contents:_______ type of irrigation system. Do not apply this product in a way that
will contact workers or other persons, either directly or through drift.
FIRST AID Only protected handlers may be in the area during application. For
any requirements specific to your State or Tribe, consult the agency
• Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. responsible for pesticide regulation.
• Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or
• Do not give any liquid to the person.
AGRICULTURAL USE REQUIREMENTS
• Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious or convulsing person. Use this product only in accordance with its labeling and with the
Worker Protection Standard (WPS), 40 CFR Part 170. This stan-
IF ON SKIN OR CLOTHING: dard contains requirements for the protection of agricultural workers
• Take off contaminated clothing. on farms, forests, nurseries, greenhouses and handlers of agri-
• Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15 to 20 minutes.
cultural pesticides. It contains requirements for training, decon-
IF IN EYES: tamination, notification and emergency assistance. It also contains
• Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 to 20 minutes. specific instructions and exceptions pertaining to the statements
• Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue on this label about personal protective equipment (PPE) and re-
• rinsing eye. stricted entry interval (REI). The requirements in this box only
IF INHALED: apply to uses of this product that are covered by the WPS.
• Move person to fresh air. Do not enter or allow worker entry into treated areas during the
• If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial REI of 4 hours.
• respiration, preferably mouth-to-mouth, if possible. PPE required for early entry to treated areas that is permitted
Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice. Have the product under the WPS and that involves contact with anything that
container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or has been treated such as plants, soil or water is: Coveralls,
going for treatment. For information on this pesticide product (including health chemical-resistant gloves such as Barrier Laminate, Nitrile Rubber,
concerns, medical emergencies or pesticide incidents), call the National Neoprene Rubber or Viton and shoes plus socks.
Pesticide Information Center at 1-800-858-7378.
Note to Physician: Contains petroleum distillate. Do not induce vomiting since Oil might remove the glaucus (blue) bloom from such Evergreens as
vomiting may cause aspiration pneumonia. Colorado blue spruce and Koster spruce. Use with extreme care and
reduce dosage for Summer application on Amur maple, Black maple
PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS and Japanese red maple. Use with extreme care and reduce dosage
Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals for dormant application on Sugar maple and Redbud.
CAUTION: Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Harmful MIXING DIRECTIONS
if swallowed. Avoid breathing of spray mist or vapor. Avoid con- 1 . Add sufficient water to the mixing tank to allow proper agitation
tamination of foodstuffs. by pump or paddles.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE) 2 . Add other desired pesticides, mixing thoroughly prior to the addition
Some materials that are chemical-resistant to this product are listed of oil.
below. If you want more options, follow the instructions for Cat-
egory E on an EPA chemical-resistance category selection chart. Manufactured By:
Applicators and other handlers must wear: Long-sleeved shirt Drexel Chemical Company
and long pants, chemical-resistant gloves such as Barrier Lami-
P.O. BOX 13327, MEMPHIS, TN 38113-0327
nate, Nitrile Rubber, Neoprene Rubber or Viton and shoes plus socks.
Follow manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning/maintaining PPE. SINCE 1972
If no such instructions for washables, use detergent and hot water.
Keep and wash PPE separately from other laundry.
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3 . Add oil under agitation when three-fourths full, topping off with
Dilute Gal. Concentrate*
water to form a milky solution. Crop Pest per 100 Gals. Gal. per Acre
4 . Maintain agitation until solution is used.
5 . In small equipment lacking agitators, stir or shake diluted spray Citrus Citrus rust mites, 1 10
frequently during application. Scale insects,
Dilute Applications: Apply specified rate of this product in 100 to Greasy spot
800 gallons of water per acre. disease
Concentrate Applications: Apply specified rate of this product in Spider mites, White- 0.5 5
50 to 150 gallons of water per acre. flies, Loosens Sooty
Aerial Applications: Apply specified rate of this product in 10 to mold
20 gallons of water per acre.
*Apply in sufficient water and manner to assure even distribution.
TIMING THE TREATMENT
See the “Time of Application” column in the rate tables of this label
for general use. You must determine final timing to fit local growth Application Rate of Time of
and climatic conditions. This Product as Application
DO NOT EXCEED MAXIMUM RATES OR APPLY LATER THAN REC- Gals. per 100 Gals. (Stage of
OMMENDED. Crop Insect Control Aid of Dilute Spray Development)
This product controls a wide range of Mite and Insect pests in the Azalea Azalea bark scales, 2 Dormant to
egg stage such as: Adelgids, Aphids, Armored and Soft scales, Canker- European red Bud Break
worms, Leafhoppers, Leafrollers, Leaftiers, Mealybugs, Plant bugs, spider mites
Psyllids, Spider and Eriophyid mites, Webworms and Whiteflies. This
product will control other immature forms if spray covers the in- Flowering Azalea bark scales, 2 Dormant to
sect. crab European red Bud Break
of This Product Time of Flowering Azalea bark scales, 2 Dormant to
as Gals. per Application cherry European red Bud Break
Insect 100 Gals. of (Stage of spider mites
Crop Control Aid Dilute Spray Development) Dogwood Dogwood scales, 2 Dormant to
Almonds Aphid eggs, Scales 1 Summer San Jose scales Bud Break
Spider mites 1 to 1.5 Dormant Euonymus San Jose scales 2 Dormant To
Apples Apple red bugs 2 Dormant
Holly Holly scales 2 Dormant to
European fruit 2 Dormant Bud Break
Hawthorne San Jose scales 2 Dormant to
Fruittree leafrollers 3 Dormant Bud Break
European red spider 2 Green Tip to Juniper Juniper scales 2 Dormant to
mites Delayed Dormant Bud Break
Lilac San Jose scales 2 Dormant to
San Jose scales 2 Delayed Dormant Bud Break
Pines Pine needle scales 2 Dormant to
Scurfy scales 3 Delayed Dormant Bud Break
Privet White peach scales 3 Dormant to
Figs Scales (Severe) 3 gals. per acre Dormant/Delayed Bud Break
or 2 gals. per Dormant
Rhododendron Azalea bark scales 2 Dormant to
100 gals. water
Grapes Mealybugs 1 gal. per acre Dormant
Rose Rose scales 2 Dormant
Olives Scales 1.5 gals. per Pre-bloom or
Spirea San Jose scales 2 Dormant to
100 gals. water Post-bloom to
Pears Fruittree leafrollers 3 Dormant
STORAGE AND DISPOSAL
Pearleaf blister 3 Dormant
Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage and disposal.
Open dumping is prohibited.
Pear psylla 3 Late Dormant PESTICIDE STORAGE: Store in a cool, dry, locked area out of
the reach of children. Keep oil container tightly closed in storage
Pecans Obscure scales 3 Dormant to prevent entry of water.
Peaches Cottony peach 3 Dormant PESTICIDE DISPOSAL: Wastes resulting from the use of this
scales product may be disposed of on site or at an approved waste dis-
Plums, European red spider 2 Dormant to CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Triple rinse (or equivalent). Then offer
Prunes mites Delayed Dormant for recycling or reconditioning, or puncture and dispose of in a
sanitary landfill or by incineration, or, if allowed by State and
European fruit 2 0.5" Green
Local authorities, by burning. If burned, stay out of smoke.
Nectarines San Jose scales 2 Dormant WARRANTY—CONDITION OF SALE
OUR RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE of this product are based upon
Cherries San Jose scales 2 Dormant tests believed reliable. Follow directions carefully. Timing and method
(Sweet, Tart) of application, weather and crop conditions, mixtures with other chemicals
Blueberries San Jose scales 2 Dormant not specifically recommended and other influencing factors in the
use of this product are beyond the control of the Seller. Buyer as-
Putnam scales 3 Dormant sumes all risks of use, storage and handling of this material not in
strict accordance with directions given herewith.
Sweet corn Earworms 2 Summer
In no case shall the Manufacturer or the Seller be liable for conse-
Field corn Fall armyworms, 2 Early Spring quential, special or indirect damages resulting from the use or han-
Corn rootworms dling of this product when such use and/or handling is not in strict
accordance with directions given herewith. The foregoing is a condi-
Sugar beets Mites, Leafminers 2 gals. per acre As Needed tion of sale by the Seller and is accepted as such by the Buyer.
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