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What does EC stand for?

EC stands for Emulsifiable Concentrate

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16) Pesticide Basics--Formulation * Most active ingredients need to be diluted * Think of a formulation as a recipe * Carrier for the active ingredient or ingredients * Makes application of the active feasible * Allows the active to be applied in its most efficient manner (17) Types of Formulations * Aerosols, foggers * Emulsifiable concentrates (most common) * Wettable powders * Dusts * Flowables -- water based * Suspensions * Microencapsulations * Granules (18) Why are There So Many Types?
Sahu et al (3) in this issue presented results of one such study in a malaria endemic area of India to show the considerable protective efficacy of insecticidal treatment of nets, especially with use of micro-encapsulated formulation than an emulsifiable concentrate formulation.