Public Health


Sumitomo Chemical is committed to the development of innovative and technological solutions in the area of Public Health, aiming to reduce diseases such as Malaria, Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya and Yellow Fever, promoting better quality of life and health for the whole society.


The Sumitomo Chemical product line has Biological and Chemical Larvicides, Adulticides and long-lasting insecticidal net with high technology and safety.

VectoBac® (Bti strain AM65-52) helps more people to stay healthy and have quality of life in more communities around the world than any other biorational larvicide. Saiba Mais

VectoLex® (strain Bs 2362 ABTS-1743) helps control mosquito populations in waters polluted with the industry’s most specific microbial larvicide for residual control of West Nile virus vectors. Saiba Mais

Through its advanced BioFuseTM technology, VectoMax® combines the attributes of VectoBac® (Bti, strain AM65-52) and VectoLex® (Bs 2362, strain ABTS-1743) to provide a broad spectrum of action on mosquito control, fast-acting and lasting in a variety of habitats. Saiba Mais

Because it was formulated with a botanical pyrethrum, Riptide® (water-based pyrethrin) provides rapid reduction and elimination of pests.  Read More

 is a new mosquito larvae control agent based on pyriproxifene (BSI, draft E-ISO), an insect growth regulator. Read More

Olyset® is a long-lasting insecticidal net (Permethrin 2.0%) that uses hybrid polymer and controlled insecticide release technology to repel, kill and prevent mosquitoes from biting for up to five years.  Read More