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Rivulis Defend

The world’s first drip line & drip tape capable to defend itself against insect damage.

If you have experienced insect damage to your drip line/tape, you know all too well the havoc it can wreak on your irrigation system!

A muddy, flooded mess in your fields, destruction of your crops and days of manual labour spent repairing the drip line/tape.

Now your irrigation drip lines can bite back!

Rivulis Defend is like your insurance policy protecting your drip line/tape from insect damage. Rivulis Defend uses patent pending technology to protect it from insect damage. Its proven performance worldwide has given growers the peace of mind that their drip irrigation systems are no longer easy prey. In fact, it bites back! Rivulis Defend is proven effective in preventing insect damage to drip line/tape*:

Reduces total system costs: Field damage, yield loss, intensive labor and time consuming repairs by minimizing insect damage to the drip line/tape.

Saves money by using lower wall thickness drip line/tape**.

Rivulis Defend is available in Rivulis T-Tape, Ro-Drip, D900, D1000 and Eurodrip Compact. Product availability differs per country.

Independent testing by Centro di Saggio (Italy)** Centoro di Saggio Test Center is authorized in Italy by the Ministry of Agriculture (decree 10/09/2018). Test conducted 2020.

*Rivulis Defend is provided 99% protection against insect damage to drip line / tapes based on trials conducted in Australia, Mexico, Italy, Spain, Turkey and Russia. A reasonable margin of error in the tests carried out should be tolerated and results may also change depending on testing conditions.

**These benefits are due to the minimization of damage to drip line/tape by insects.

# Rivulis Defend contains a pyrethroid substance (insecticide) which poses certain health hazards/risks, or which can cause certain health effects. Therefore, always use according to the safety instructions attached to the product and the SDS which can be downloaded from this website.

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  • MSDS DEFEND Deltamethrin (English)
  • MSDS DEFEND Bifenthrin (English)
  • MSDS DEFEND Deltamethrin (Spanish)
  • MSDS DEFEND Bifenthrin (Spanish)
  • MSDS DEFEND Deltamethrin (Italian)
  • MSDS DEFEND Deltamethrin (Portuguese)
  • MSDS DEFEND Deltamethrin (Ukrainian)
  • MSDS DEFEND Deltamethrin (Moldovan)

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