What are Adjuvants?
Adjuvants are a material added to a tank mix to aid or modify the action of an agrichemical, or the physical characteristics of the mixture.
- They help deliver a pesticide to its target
- Help penetrate into the target
- Increase droplet adhesion to the target
- Spread spray droplets to effectively cover the target
- Aid penetration of aqueous solution
- Aid penetration of lipophillic substances through waxy cuticle
- Slow evaporation of spray droplets & deposits