Trade Name Di-Fort
Common Name Diafenthiuron 50 % WP
Chemical Name 1-tert-butyl-3-(2,6-di-isopropyl-4-phenoxyphenyl)thiourea


It is a broad spectrum insecticide which controls Whiteflies, Aphids, Jassids&Thrips in Cotton, Diamond Black Moth (DBM) in Cabbage, Mites in Chilli & Whiteflies in Brinjal.


IUPAC 1-tert-butyl-3-(2,6-di-isopropyl-4-phenoxyphenyl)thiourea
CAS [80060-09-9]
Formula C23H32N2OS
Activity insecticides
Structural Formula s formula

Spectrum of Action and Uses:

  • It controls nymphs and adults and gives longer lasting control.
  • It belongs to a unique chemical group allowing control of insects and mites resistant to major chemical classes such as OPs or Pyrethroids.
  • It is selective to beneficial insects and thus best fit in IPM programs.
  • It is broad spectrum insecticide which control sucking complex and mites as well.
  • It has trans laminar action, which allows control of hidden pests in the plant canopy and on the underside of the leaves.
  • It has vapor action and works well in dense crops and in large fields.
  • It results quick knockdown through immediate paralysis of the pest.
  • It degrades into a urea derivative resulting in a phytotonic effect.


600 gm/Ha


Used In Following Countries:

  • India