TSARA Plus

TSARA Plus

Designed for the control of insecticide resistant mosquito populations. Contains primary insecticide Deltamethrin and co-insecticide PBO that suppress the mosquito’s enzyme defenses which considerably enhances the effectiveness.

Trade name TSARA Plus
Common name Deltamethrin Long Lasting (coated onto filaments) Insecticidal net combined with Deltamethrin+Piperonyl butoxide Long Lasting (incorporated into filaments) Insecticidal net WHO specification 333+33/LN/2 (NETTING) (November 2017) and WHO specification 333/LN/2 (July 2017)
WHO prequalified VC status WHO PQ listed as accepted for procurement by UN and other international agencies and countries
Specification Requirements Test standards
Active ingredient identity Deltamethrin Roof: 333/LN/(M2)/2, CIPAC Handbook N, p.34, 2012, Sides: 333/LN/(M)/2, CIPAC Handbook M, p.66, 2009
Deltamethrin content Roof: 3 g/kg ±25% (120 mg/m² ±25%), Sides: 2.5 g/kg ±25% (100 mg/m² ±25%) Roof: 333/LN/(M2)/3, CIPAC Handbook N, p.34, 2012, Sides: 333/LN/(M)/3, CIPAC Handbook M, p.66, 2009
Co-insecticide identity Piperonyl butoxide (PBO) 33/LN/(M)/2, CIPAC Handbook N, p.111, 2012
Piperonyl butoxide content Roof: 11 g/kg ±25% (440 mg/m² ±25%) 33/LN/(M)/3, CIPAC Handbook N, p.111, 2012
Wash resistance 20 washes WHOPES/GCDPP/2005.11
Wash retention index Deltamethrin Sides: 0.90 – 1.00, Roof: 0.93 – 1.00 Roof: MT 195, CIPAC Handbook O, p.205, 2017, Sides:MT 195, CIPAC Handbook O, p.205, 2017
Wash retention index PBO 0.90 – 1.00 MT 195, CIPAC Handbook O, p.205, 2017
Storage stability 54°C ±2°C for 14 days, less than 5% loss of deltamethrin (PBO) MT 46.3.4, CIPAC Handbook O, p.176, 2017
Material Roof: 100% polyethylene, mono-filament, Sides: 100% polyester, multi-filament ISO 1833
Fabrication Warp knitted ISO Standard 8388
Denier Roof: 130 ±5%; Sides: 100 ±5% ISO 2060
Mesh Roof: 17 holes/cm² (not less than 16), Sides: 24 holes/cm² (not less than 23) CITEVE 110
Dimensional stability Maximum 10% shrinkage, Maximum 5% expansion Method of preparation, marking and measuring: ISO 3759, Method of washing: ISO 6330, Method of calculation: ISO 5077
Bursting strength Minimum 400 kPa ISO 13938:2
Weight 40 g/m² ±10% ISO 3801 / EN 12127
Fire safety Non-ignitable (NI) EN 1102