VAPORMATE™ - A highly effective fumigant made from food ingredients designed to leave produce and manufacturing equipment insect free from as quickly as 3 hours after exposure.
What is VAPORMATE™?
VAPORMATE™ is a newly developed fumigant from BOC which was designed as an alternative to the ozone depleting Methyl Bromide. VAPORMATE™ is a non-flammable, non-toxic mixture which contains ethyl formate.
Ethyl formate is a Generally Recognised As Safe (GRAS) food additive and breaks down readily to naturally occurring compounds.
What is VAPORMATE™ used for?
- Application to horticultural produce post harvest including fruit, vegetables and cut flowers
- Fumigation of food processing equipment