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Product Name on Label: Dipel hg

The EPA Registered Name for this product is: Dipel hg
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Identifying information, including U.S. EPA registration number, product registration status, formulation and warning label, as well as links to sources of product labels and MSDS information.
Summary of the toxicity properties of each active ingredient and the percent of each active ingredient in the product.
Approved uses for the product by general use type, pest, and crop or location.
Product registration history, including initial date registered, date cancelled (if applicable), and date registration was transferred (if applicable).
Name, address, and identifying number of the company that registered the product. Name and address of the agent, if applicable.
Complete list of names under which this product is sold. Often a company will register a single product and then sell the same product under many different brand names. The 'Distributor Name' list is a complete list of these names.

Product Identification for Dipel hg

Basic Identification Information About This Product
MSDS and Product Label
U.S. EPA Product Reg No
Product Registration Status
Acute Hazard Warning Label
Restricted Use Product
PAN Bad Actor Product:
No. of names this product is sold under
Soluble concentrate
3 Caution
Not Listed
6 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for Dipel hg

Summary Toxicity Information for the Active Ingredients in this Product
For detailed chemical information click on the chemical names below

Active Ingredients
Chemical Name
Percent Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Bacillus thuringiensis (berliner), subsp. Kurstaki, strain SA-11 0.86 %
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page for each active ingredient.

Other Ingredients in this Product

By U.S. law, only active ingredients (AIs) are reported. In addition to active ingredients, pesticide products may contain one or more "inert" ingredients. Many "inert" ingredients in current use have known adverse human and environmental effects.

U.S. EPA statement on inerts      U.S. EPA list of inerts     NCAP Inerts Report (pdf)


Historic Uses in the U.S. for Dipel hg

Note! This product is now cancelled, when it was registered it was used for the following:


Microbial pesticide


Fall webworm (larvae) , Fall cankerworm (larvae) , Elm spanworm (larvae) , Spring cankerworm (larvae) , Tent caterpillars (larvae) , Gypsy moth (larvae) , Celery looper (larvae) , Tomato fruitworm (larvae) , Cabbage looper (larvae) , Redhumped caterpillar (larvae) , Imported cabbageworm (larvae) , Bagworm (larvae) , Grape leaffolder (larvae) , Tobacco hornworm (larvae) , Diamondback moth (larvae)

Crops and Locations

Grapes (foliar treatment) , Melons (foliar treatment) , Cucumbers (foliar treatment) , Tomatoes (foliar treatment) , Broccoli (foliar treatment) , Cabbage (foliar treatment) , Cauliflower (foliar treatment) , Collards (foliar treatment) , Kale (foliar treatment) , Lettuce (foliar treatment) , Mustard (greens) (foliar treatment) , Spinach (foliar treatment) , Turnips (greens) (foliar treatment) , Potatoes (foliar treatment) , Beans (foliar treatment) , Celery (foliar treatment) , Chrysanthemum (foliar treatment) , Ornamental plants (foliar treatment) , Ornamental shade trees (foliar treatment)

U.S. Product Registration History for Dipel hg

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
Nov 16, 1972  
Cancellation Date:
Apr 6, 1999  
Cancel/Transfer Reason:
Company request

Company and Agent Information for Dipel hg

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Abbott laboratories
100 abbott park road, bldg. cp1, d0571
Abbott park, IL 60064
Company Number: 000275
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for Dipel hg

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
B &/berliner-kurstake Abbott laboratories Distributor Product Sep 25, 1990 Apr 6, 1999
Dipel caterpillar spray orthoganic natural product Abbott laboratories Distributor Product Feb 3, 1989 Apr 6, 1999
Dipel hg Abbott laboratories Distributor Product Jul 8, 1975 Apr 6, 1999
Dipel hg Abbott laboratories Parent Product Nov 16, 1972 Apr 6, 1999
Ortho dipel caterpillar spray 2 orthoganic natural product Abbott laboratories Distributor Product Feb 3, 1989 Apr 6, 1999
Ortho dipel caterpillar spray orthoganic natural product Abbott laboratories Distributor Product Feb 3, 1989 Apr 6, 1999
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