Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant

5 out of 5 stars 2 Reviews | 11 Q&A

Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant
Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant
Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant
Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant

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5 out of 5 stars Rating: 5

2 Reviews | 11 Q&A

Product Overview

Surf-AC 820 Non-Ionic is a basic surfactant containing alkylaryl polyethoxyethanol. The active ingredient in Surf-AC 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant is alcohol ethoxylate that is 80%. It can be used in conjuction with most wettable powders, herbicides, acaricides, defoliants, insecticides, desiccants, and fungicides to improve performance of their product's active ingredient. Surf- AC 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant helps to provide a more wet surface to the plant and covers more of the surface.

Features and Specs

Active Ingredient: Alcohol ethoxylate - 80.0%
For use in: Fungicides, Herbicides, Insecticides, Acaricides, Defoliants, Desiccants and Wettable Powders
Application: Insecticides Fungicides Acaricides: 3 - 8 oz. per 100 gallons of water
Herbicides Defoliants Desiccants: 1 - 2 pints per 100 gallons of water
* See label for complete application instructions
Pet safe: Yes, when used as directed on label
Shipping Weight: 22.00 lbs
Manufacturer: Drexel Chemical Co. (Mfg. Number: 23800-102)
UPC: 753182638188

Details

Mixing Instructions:

For wettable powders and water soluble materials, add this product in water before adding pesticide to spray tank. For emulsifiable products, add this after a good emulsion is formed.

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  • 5 of 5 Stars

    So far, so good

    By Gray on 08/13/2016

    This seems like a good surfactant, although it has a different chemical composition from the one I am used to using. As long as this product aids the herbicide it is mixed with and helps kill weeds quickly, I'm happy. The price was a real plus for me, so I hope it is just as effective as the other one. On my initial order, UPS reported a spill or leakage of the product in transit, causing a re-order and quite a delay in receiving my order. The reason the container(s) leaked, I believe, is that there is no additional seal inside the cap. The cap is the only thing preventing a leak. If the cap is not tight enough or is somehow loosened, it is almost certain a leak will occur.

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  • 5 of 5 Stars

    The Best Surfactant

    By Danny on 04/19/2018

    Use this surfactant every time with my weed killers and it really does help before I couldn't kill tougher weeds and now I do it with ease!!!!

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Questions & Answers

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Q
How does this compare to a methylated seed oil (MSO) surfactant?

MSO surfactants are recommended by some herbicide manufacturers.

A
This product is a non-ionic surfactant that contains alkylaryl polyethoxyethanol. The type of surfactant used will depend upon the weather conditions and the size of the weeds. A methylated seed oil (MSO) would be used when weeds are stressed or the weather is extremely dry. A nonionic product, such as the Surf-Ac 820, can be used in normal weather conditions when weeds and small and well. Oil based surfactants are recommended when using for the control of grasses (unless it specifically says on the label not to use an oil based surfactant).

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What is the purpose of non-ionic surfactant?
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Using a non-ionic surfactant increases the penetration, coverage and overall effectiveness of almost any herbicide, insecticide, fungicide.

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Will surf av 820 kill grass in my pasture and is it harmful to trees?
A
Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant will not harm your pasture.It can be used in conjuction with most wettable powders, herbicides, acaricides, defoliants, insecticides, desiccants, and fungicides to improve performance of their product's active ingredient. Surf- AC 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant helps to provide a more wet surface to the plant and covers more of the surface.

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Does Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant have a shelf life? How long can it be stored?
A
Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant does have a shelf life of 3-5 years if stored at a moderate temp. Make sure that the cap is tightly sealed.

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Will Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant alone kill weeds or do I mix something with it?
A

Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant will not treat for weeds. This product is to be mixed with an herbicide to help the herbicide to stick better. Be sure to check out our Lawn Care Guide. 

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Surf-Ac 820 Non-Ionic Surfactant 5 out of 5 stars Rating: 5 (2 Reviews / 11 Q&A)

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