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Table 2 Emulsion stability (EC formulations) and foam formation of the tested insecticides before storage, after cold, and heat tropical storage using distilled, soft, and hard water

From: Comparative toxicity of new insecticides generations against tomato leafminer Tuta absoluta and their biochemical effects on tomato plants

Insecticides Before storage After cold storage After heat tropical storage
D.W. S.W. H.W. D.W. S.W. H.W. D.W. S.W. H.W.
Emulsion stability of EC formulations (separation ml)
 Action Phos 2.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.5 3.0 3.0 4.0
 Delta Plus
 Emperor
 Pestban 3 3.5 4.0 3.0 4.0 4.0 3.5 4.0 4.5
 Vapcomic
Foam formation (ml)
 Actara (WG) 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.6 1.0
 Action Phos EC 4.0 5.5 4.0 5.0 6.0 4.0 6.0 8.0 5.0
 Challenger (SC)
 Coragen 20 (SC)
 Delta Plus EC 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.7 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.2
 Emperor EC 1.0 1.0 1.5
 Imaxi (SC) 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.7 0.6 0.8
 Pestban EC 5.0 6.0 5.0 5.0 6.0 5.0 6.0 7.0 5.0
 Radiant (SC)
 Vapcomic EC
  1. D.W., S.W., and H.W. refer to distilled, soft, and hard water, respectively