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Dow AgroSciences LLC        9330 Zionsville Road         Indianapolis, IN 46268-1054 USA


Trifluralin Technical

EPA Reg. No. 62719-99


Trifluralin Technical for Inhibition of Plant Root Encroachment

in the Following Areas:


Sewer Pipes    Concrete/Asphalt Cracks    Burial Vaults/Tombstones     Waste Burial Sites    Bike/Golf Cart Paths     Swimming Pools    Septic Fields    Tennis Courts    Dams/Levees1    Sidewalks     Landfills    Gas Pipelines    Roads     Utility Substations    Irrigation Systems 2     Curbs    Building Foundations


1 The biobarrier product must be placed a minimum of 6 feet from the body of water.

2 Use in irrigation system components is limited to crops for which trifluralin (Treflan* herbicide) is registered as a soil-applied treatment.


Directions for Use


End-use products manufactured employing technology developed and patented by Battelle Memorial Institute should be used to inhibit plant root encroachment.


Products such as sewer gaskets, extruded geotextile fabric or netting, crack filling material, drip irrigation emitters, or similar products for uses as indicated above, manufactured in organic polymeric carriers impregnated with trifluralin and used according to the manufacturer’s instructions will inhibit root encroachment for extended periods of time.







*Trademark of Dow AgroSciences LLC



EPA accepted:  03/31/00

Replaces EPA-accepted copy dated Oct. 22, 1990