Commodity Products & Equipment
About The Fumigant
ECO2FUME® fumigant gas is a non-flammable pre-mixed cylinderized mixture of phosphine and carbon dioxide, which provides highly effective fumigation in both sealed and unsealed storage facilities. This breakthrough fumigation management system is available to professional applicators who seek an environmentally friendly alternative that is easy to use with improved worker safety.
ECO2FUME fumigant gas is a product of Solvay. A global leader in production of phosphine gas and its derivatives, Solvay continues to provide its customers with the latest in phosphine technology, service and solutions.
Why Phosphine and CO2?
ECO2FUME fumigant gas is a gaseous mixture of 2% phosphine (by weight) in carbon dioxide. Carbon dioxide is an excellent carrier for phosphine and diluting phosphine to this concentration ensures ECO2FUME is nonflammable in all proportions with air.
Applications for ECO2FUME fumigant gas
ECO2FUME fumigant gas can be used in a wide variety of applications to attain insect-free and dust-free products. Refer to Application manual for a list of commodities.
Applications for ECO2FUME fumigant gas: type of pests
ECO2FUME fumigant gas can be used to control a variety of stored product pests. Refer to Application manual for a list of pests controlled.
Applications for ECO2FUME fumigant gas: storage facilities
ECO2FUME fumigant gas has the unique ability to allow fumigation of a variety of storage facilities. In most cases ECO2FUME can be dispensed from outside the storage facility enabling more effective concentration control with improved worker safety.
Facilities which can be treated with ECO2FUME fumigant gas include transport facilities, empty storage facilities, on-farm storage, food processing facilities, as well as quarantine storage facilities.