Dursban®

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About Dursban®

  • Dursban® is a broad spectrum insecticide registered for the control of sucking and chewing insects on a wide range of food crops, oilseeds, pulses, fibre crops, plantation crops and fruits and vegetables.
  • It is a contact and stomach poison, with fumigation action also.
  • It offers a cost effective control of target pests.

Features of Dursban®

  • Dursban® is based on the active ingredient chlorpyrifos, which belongs to the phosphorothioate group of organophosphorus pesticides.
  • No reported incidences of resistance development against Dursban® in the target pests.

Crops treated with Dursban®

  • Multiple crops

How does it work?

  • Dursban® inhibits the ACh esterase enzyme in the synaptic gap of the insect nervous system acting as a nerve excitatory poison.