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  • Classification: Plant Growth Regulator, Organic Fertilizer
  • CAS No.: 16672-87-0
  • Other Names: Ethephon
  • MF: C2H6CIO3P
  • EINECS No.: 240-718-3
  • Place of Origin: Hunan, China (Mainland)
  • State: Liquid
  • Purity: 85% min.
  • Application: Plant growth regulator
  • Brand Name: New Sunshine
  • Model Number: ETH-5
  • Ethephon 85% TC: Ethephon 80% TK
  • Ethephon 40% SL: Ethephon 10% / 5% / 2.5% Gel
  • 200L / Drum: 1L/Bottle, 10 bottles / Carton
  • Color: as customer's requirement

Packaging & Delivery

Packaging Details 200L/plastic drum or 1L/Bottle, 10 bottle / Carton

We can provide the Plant Growth Regulator Ethephon include: 85% TC / 80% TK / 40% SL / 10% / 5% / 2.5% Gel

1. Ethephon 85% TC, 40% SL mainly used in fruits, cotton;

2. Ethephon 2.5/ 5%/ 10% Gel mainly used in rubber trees.

 

Product:  Ethephon 

1. Specification:

 Table 1: Chemical Analysis of Ethephon 85% TC: 

ItemStandard
Ethephon85% min

Acid degree(setting HCl as sample)

6.0% max.

Water insoluble mater 

0.2% max.

 

Table 2: Chemical Analysis of Ethephon 40% SL:

ItemStandard
Ethephon40% min

Appearance

Colorless liquid

PH

1.5-3.0

  1,2-Dichloroethane

0.02% max. 

 

Introduction

Ethephon is a kind of organic phosphine plant growth regulator, it has a wide use in agriculture, forestry, horticulture industry.

 

Chemical Properies

 The pure product of ethephon is acicular crystal wax.The melting point is 74-75 °C , the density is 1.258, PH <3, is soluble in water and alcohol. It's stable in acid medium, and in alkaline medium , it's easy to decompose and release ethylene .

 

Mode of action

 Accelerating ripening and maturation of fruits by releasing ethylene. Fruits treated with ethephon showed rapid increase in respiratory rate.

 

Application
  • Accelerate ripening  and maturation of fruis( Apples, Blackberries, Blueberries, Cantaloupes, Cherries, Grapes, Peppers, Pineapple, Sugar cane, Tobacco, Tomatoes, Walnuts,etc; )
  • Reducing lodging in Wheat and Barley;
  • Promote the maturation of cotton ball, make the ball open earlier, and improve the production.
  • Applied in rubbers to increase production of latex.
  • Etc.
Toxicity Ehtephon is low toxicity plant growth regulator.
Processing time The most suitable period is when the fruit begin to mature, when colored fruits begin to color, white fruits slightly turn yellow, then you would get the best effects.
AttentionDo not mix ethephon with alkaline liquor, in case causing a too fast decomposition.

 

9:Packing:

200L/plastic drum  or 1L/Bottle, 10 bottle / Carton

 

10:Shipment:

Within 7-15 days after receipt of L/C or deposit

 

Ethephon Ethrel:

 

 

 

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