NICOTINE SULPHATE is an insecticide of plant origin. It is very effective against
a wide range of insect-pests affecting crops of economic importance as well as on
ectoparasites affecting livestock.
NICOTINE SULPHATE 40% contains
Nicotine Alkaloid 400gm/1000gm i.e. 40%(w/w) Vegetable Oils, Tar, etc. 20gm /1000gm
i.e. 2% (w/w) Water and other ingredients 580gm/1000 gm i.e. 58% (w/w).
Mode of Action:
NICOTINE SULPHATE acts upon the central nervous system of the insects. It has
both contact as well as fumigation action.
NICOTINE SULPHATE 40% is used to kill aphids, bugs, worms, leafhoppers and
similar sucking insects which attack and destroy fruit, vegetables, crops and even
flowers. It is also effective against Lice, Mites and Ticks which are a menace to
While synthetic pesticides leave toxic remnants on fruits and vegetables, Nicotine
Sulphate being highly bio-degradable does not leave any objectionable
residue on market produce. Hence, it is an extremely safe pesticide.
Nicotine Sulphate being an insecticide of plant origin does not pollute the environment
like other chemical insecticides.
No immunity has ever been developed by any pest against this product during
its hundred years of continuous use all over the world.