Arkema’s Paladin® Soil Fumigant Calculator phone app updated with new features for applicators and growers

- Press release
Arkema is excited to announce a significant update to its Paladin® Soil Fumigant Calculator phone application. The Paladin® Soil Fumigant Calculator is a tool that enables soil fumigant applicators and growers to quickly calculate buffer zone distance and flow meter rate settings for applications of Paladin® soil fumigant in the United States.

“Arkema has worked on updating our phone app to have a more modern look, while still providing necessary buffer zone distance and flow meter calculations for our certified applicators,” said Cathy Fleming-Wimer, market development agronomist for Paladin® soil fumigants. “This update also provides accessibility to our labels, website, and emergency contact information while in the Paladin® Soil Fumigant Calculator app,” she added.

Use the Paladin® Soil Fumigant Calculator to:

• Calculate the buffer zone in feet according to your application block size for Paladin®, Paladin® PIC-21 or  Paladin® EC soil fumigants
• Calculate the flow meter rate setting for application of Paladin® or Paladin® PIC-21 soil fumigants
• Review the buffer zone chart from product labels on-the-go
• Log dates when conducting soil fumigant applications by field name
• Download soil fumigant product labels for Paladin®, Paladin® PIC-21 and Paladin® EC soil fumigants
• Access emergency contact information for North America, including Arkema’s Paladin® soil fumigant Responsible Care® team, CHEMTREC® Communications Center, and Rocky Mountain Poison Center
• Visit the Paladin® soil fumigant website for more information
• Contact Arkema’s Paladin® soil fumigant team with your questions

Paladin® is a soil fumigant for control or suppression of weeds, soil-borne plant pathogens, and nematodes in soils to be planted with vegetables (tomatoes, peppers, eggplants), cucurbit crops (cucumber, squash and melons), strawberries, blueberries, field-grown ornamentals and forestry nursery stock where a plastic tarp is used for fumigation. Paladin® soil fumigant is a restricted-use pesticide. Always refer to and follow the federal label requirements for crops, specific use rates and application directions.

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Paladin is a registered trademark of Arkema.
Responsible Care is a registered trademark of the American Chemistry Council, Inc.
CHEMTREC is a registered service mark of the American Chemistry Council, Inc.


US Senior communications manager