Selectrocide Chlorine Dioxide in Horticulture Applications


SMT horticulture selectrocide

Of the many challenges confronting the floriculture industry, among the most problematic, most costly, most nettlesome, and most resistant to countermeasures is controlling algae. Algae can establish visibly noticeable populations on almost every surface in a greenhouse: sand, gravel, concrete, construction materials, misting nozzles, evaporative cooling pads, and on glazing materials used on structural components. Pictured below is an irrigation line fitting that, as a result of leaking, has developed an advanced mat of algae on its outer surface.