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Product Name: Acme malathion 50% spray

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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 Acme malathion 50% spray

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
Emulsifiable concentrate
2 Warning
Not Listed
8 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for Acme malathion 50% spray

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
Malathion 50.0 % Possible
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)


Registered Uses in the U.S. for Acme malathion 50% spray


Insecticide , Miticide


Spider mites , Flying insects , Small flying insects , Thrips , Mexican bean beetle , Japanese beetle (adult) , Flies , Mosquitoes , Tarnished plant bug , Fourlined plant bug , Whiteflies , Aphids , Pea aphid , Leafhoppers , Rose leafhopper , Potato leafhopper , Soft brown scale , Juniper scale , Oystershell scale , Pine needle scale , Euonymus scale , Mealybugs , Cabbageworms , Imported cabbageworm , Bagworm

Crops and Locations

Tomatoes (foliar treatment) , Broccoli (foliar treatment) , Cabbage (foliar treatment) , Kale (foliar treatment) , Mustard (greens) (foliar treatment) , Potatoes (foliar treatment) , Beans (dry) (foliar treatment) , Beans (succulent) (foliar treatment) , Peas (foliar treatment) , Turnips (foliar treatment) , Ornamental flowering plants (foliar treatment) , Ornamental plants (foliar treatment) , Ornamental evergreens (foliar treatment) , Ornamental lawns (foliar treatment) , Ornamental woody shrubs (foliar treatment) , Domestic dwellings (outdoor) , Recreational areas (outdoor)

U.S. Product Registration History for Acme malathion 50% spray

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
Feb 28, 1974  

Company and Agent Information for Acme malathion 50% spray

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Pbi/gordon corp
1217 west 12th street
Kansas city, MO 64101
Company Number: 033955
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for Acme malathion 50% spray

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
49'er malathion-50 Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product May 17, 1988 Active
Acme malathion 50% spray Pbi/gordon corp Parent Product Feb 28, 1974 Active
Easygone concentrate malathion 50 insect spray Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product Mar 22, 2001 Active
Easygone concentrate multi purpose fruit & vegetable malathion 50 inse Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product Mar 22, 2001 Active
Greenall malathion 50 insect control Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product May 17, 1988 Active
Kxl malathion 50 Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product May 17, 1988 Active
Master nurseryman malathion 50 insect control Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product May 17, 1988 Active
Proguard malathion-50 Pbi/gordon corp Distributor Product May 17, 1988 Active
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