Dow AgroSciences Receives EPA Label Registration for Spotlight Herbicide
Dow AgroSciences LLC has received registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for Spotlight specialty herbicide, a postemergence herbicide for improved clover control and control of other annual and perennial broadleaf weeds.
Spotlight is labeled for use on established turf, including residential lawns, golf courses, parks, sport fields, sod farms, commercial sites and other commercial turf areas. It controls white clover, ground ivy, chickweed, black medic, dandelion, henbit, buckhorn plantain and other tough weeds. As an ester-based formulation, Spotlight is labeled for use on warm- and cool-season grasses.
The active ingredient in Spotlight, fluroxypyr, has been used in the U.S. vegetation management market since 1998.