Solubility in water C. 1kg/l (23 Degree C). Readily soluble in methanol, propanol, acetone, diethyl ether, and other polar organic solvents. Sparingly soluble in non-polar organic solvents such as benzene and toluene. Insoluble in kerosene and diesel oil.
Stable in aqueous solutions having PH>5; at higher PH, decomposition occurs with the liberation of ethylene; DT50 2.4h (PH 7, 25 Degree C). Sensitive to u.v. irradiation.
Promote the pre-harvest ripening in fruit and vegetables, induce the rooting in the cuttage rooting, promote the shedding fruit and other crops, increase flower bud development, prevent lodging in cereals, maize and flax, break the dormancy and promote seed germination, stimulate lateral branching and rubber run latex.
Maximum application rate per season 2.18kg/ha for cotton, 0.72kg/ha for cereals, 1.44kg/ha for fruit.