Warning: Some vendors advertising Argos Algaecide at lower prices shipping the 'old' discontinued formula which is an 8% copper. Be sure to check with any vendor prior to ordering that they will be shipping only genuine 9% Argos, rather than the older, obsolete product.
Argos chelated copper is a rapid acting, hard water stable,
contact algaecide containing 9% Copper Ethanolamine Complex.
Argos controls a broad range of algae in lakes, potable water
reservoirs, ponds, fish hatcheries, irrigation canals, and drainage ditches.
Argos’ chelated copper ethanolamine complexes delivers a rapid acting, hard
water stable, contact algaecide. Controls a broad range of algae in lakes,
potable water reservoirs, ponds, fish hatcheries, irrigation canals, and
drainage ditches. Also effective on Hydrilla, when used in combinations with
Controls floating and submersed filamentous algae
species. Begin application in spring as water temperature warms to 60? F. Argos
may be toxic to trout if the hardness of treated water is less than 50ppm. Do
not use in water containing Koi or hybrid Goldfish.
Excellent efficacy in a wide range of water quality conditions, including hard
Algae and vascular plant control will last for several weeks
to several months depending upon environmental conditions. Retreat as re-growth
begins to appear.
Controls Planktonic algae in 24 to 48 hours,
Filamentous algae in 3 to 4 days. Argos is a contact mode of action herbicide in
the metallic copper chemical class.
First identify the target aquatic plant(s), determine the volume of water to be
treated in acre-feet, and refer to the Argos Specimen Label for determining
target concentrations and complete application use directions. Contact with
algae will be improved by breaking apart heavy surface mats before applications.
Treat heavy infestations in segments of no more than 33% of the surface area to
avoid dissolved oxygen loss. For improved efficacy, treat when plants are
actively growing under calm conditions. Contact time should be at least 3 hours.
Water treated with Argos has no water use restrictions. Consult label for
complete application directions. Argos
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