Wear the appropriate personal protective equipment when using the Nautique copper herbicide. This includes chemical-resistant gloves, eye protection and skin protection as well as respirator masks.
Direct contact with this herbicide may cause serious injury. This herbicide is very potent and will kill any plant it comes in contact with.
Be careful not to let the product drift onto desirable plants when applying it. Please refer to the label for more information on application rates.
Keep reading to find out more!
How Do I Describe the Nautique Copper Herbicide?
Nautique Copper Herbicide is a copper-chelated herbicide that can be used to control weeds, algae, and other aquatic plants.
Aquatic herbicides are fast acting and work by absorbing the tissue of plants through contact. The copper disrupts the photosynthesis of the plant, which will starve and kill it within 3-14 days.
It is safe to use on potable or non-potable water bodies, whether they are still or moving, to control floating, submerged, and emergent weeds and algae.
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How To Use Nautique Copper Herbicide?
Do Your Calculations:
Decide which weeds you want to control. Next, measure the depth and surface area of the water body. The rate of application will depend on the plant targeted, the plant density and the water volume.
Follow The Nautique Copper Herbicide Label Instructions:
You can use this aquatic herbicide diluted or undiluted. The label will tell you the correct mix and rate for your body of water and the weeds that you are targeting.
When spraying the surface, make sure you use enough spray to cover the plant. Spray the chemical in the opposite direction of the water flow when spraying the surface of the flowing water. Use a weighted spray hose for subsurface spraying to treat submerged plants.
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According to the Nautique Copper Herbicide Label Where Can I Apply?
- Drainage systems
When Do I Use the Nautique Copper Herbicide?
Use Nautique Copper Herbicide if there are low to high levels of submerged, emerging, or floating weeds. Use Nautique in water bodies that contain fish, shrimp and other aquatic animals.
Read the label to determine what mixing rate is safe for water bodies with aquatic life.
What are the Target Pests of the Nautique Copper Herbicide?
- American Pondweed
- Brazilian Eloda
- Common Salvania spp
- Curlyleaf Pondweed
- Eurasian Watermilfoil
- Giant Sylvania spp
- Horned Pondweed
- Pondweed spp
- Sago Pondweed
- Salvania spp
- Starry Stonewort
- Thinleaf Pondweed
- Water Hyacinth
- Water Lettuce
- Widgeon Grass
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What Is the Shelf Life According to the Nautique Copper Label?
Nautique Copper Herbicide can be stored for up to 3 years in a cool, dry place away from food and feed.
Nautique Copper Herbicide is compatible with other algaecides and herbicides that are approved for use in water bodies and don’t restrict chemical mixing.
Nautique Copper will have a wider range of control. This herbicide can be used with adjuvants such as penetrants or surfactants to enhance its effectiveness.
Additional Product Information?
|What are the Active Ingredients?
|What are the Possible Areas of Application?
|What Is the Chemical Type?
|Does this Product Have any Usage Restrictions?
|Which Other Product Can Be Compared With This Product?
|Alligare Fluridone Aquatic Herbicide
|Is It Safe To Use Around Children and Pets?
|Yes, it is safe to use around children and pets.
|What Is Its Formulation?
|Emulsifiable Concentrate (EC)