Leading Technology Portfolio
FMC's synthetic chemistry technology portfolio is among the most robust in the industry and includes insecticides, herbicides and fungicides. New active ingredients are the foundation for new products that address the constantly evolving technology needs of growers. FMC's new formulations include unique mixtures and formulations that expand our market access to new crops or geographies and address new challenges with insects, weeds and diseases.
Key Active Ingredients
FMC is a valued solutions provider and a leading innovator of advanced chemistries. When growers are looking for innovative chemistries, they know FMC technology will protect their crops, regardless of whose seeds are in the ground. Learn more about some of our active ingredients:
Isoflex™ active offers a new mode of action against weeds in cereals. It is available in Australia as Overwatch® herbicide. We anticipate launching other herbicide brands powered by Isoflex™ active in Argentina and China in 2022 and India, Brazil, and parts of Europe over the next five years for cereals, rapeseed, corn and sugarcane. Learn More.
Rynaxypyr® active insect control delivers broad-spectrum control of insect pests such as armyworms, loopers, silverleaf whitefly nymphs, leafminer larvae and more. This industry leading active ingredient was first registered in the Philippines in 2007 and is now available in more than 120 countries.
Fluindapyr controls a variety of key diseases in row and specialty crops around the world. We anticipate launching the in the U.S. for turf applications in 2021, followed by launches for crop use in China, Europe, Argentina, Brazil and other countries. Key crops include soybeans, corn, cotton, cereals, oilseed rape, fruits & vegetables, tree nuts and peanuts.
Tetflupyrolimet is the first active ingredient in the HRAC/ WSSA Group 28 and the first new herbicide with a novel mode of action in the industry in over three decades. We anticipate launching products containing Tetflupyrolimet in the transplanted and direct-seeded rice markets in 2023. Studies show this new mode of action herbicide provides season-long control of important grass weeds in the rice market, as well as key broadleaf weeds and sedges.
We are also testing Tetflupyrolimet in other crops, including sugarcane, wheat, soybean and corn.
*Fluindapyr and IsoflexTM active are not registered for sale or use. No offer for sale or use of this product is permitted prior to issuance of registration by the relevant local government regulatory agency.