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OFF! Bug Control Backyard Pretreat

Product Description

Effective mosquito treatment for the backyard perimeterFor spot or perimeter treatment, covers up to 16000 sq. ft. for up to eight weeks on outdoor surfacesKills 110+ insects

Preparation Instructions

Read the entire label before use. This product kills ants, fleas, chinch bugs, mosquitoes, aphids, whiteflies, deer ticks, Japanese beetles and other listed insects. Directions for Use: It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Do not allow children or pets into the treated area until dry. Do not water the treated area to the point of run-off. Do not make applications during rain. All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and-crevice treatments only, except for the following permitted uses: (1) Treatment to soil or vegetation around structures; (2) Applications to other vegetations; (3) Applications to building foundations, up to a maximum height of 3 feet. Other than applications to building foundations, all outdoor applications to impervious surfaces such as sidewalks, driveways, patios, porches and structural surfaces (such as windows, doors, and eaves) are limited to spot and crack-and-crevice applications only. In New York State, this product may not be applied to lawns within 100 ft of a coastal marsh, or stream that drains directly into a coastal marsh. Note: This product is non-staining to most home siding, depending on age and cleanliness. Prior to applying this product to areas that may contact home siding (including vinyl siding), test in a hidden area and recheck in a few hours. If any staining is observed, do not use this product. Application: Spray as directed - complete coverage is important. Treat when insects begin to appear and repeat treatments to maintain control as directed. Carefully follow all label directions and any limitations of use, such as the amount of spray to apply or PHI (pre-harvest interval) for particular vegetable crops. Spray Instructions: 1. Make sure control knob is in off position, then connect to garden hose. 2. Turn water on at faucet. When spraying low growing plants and small shrubs, turn the control knob right, to the fan position. When spraying taller trees, shrubs and other plants, turn the control knob left to the stream position for extended reach and more uniform coverage. The product mixes automatically with the water as you spray. 3. To stop spraying, turn control knob lever to the off position. Turn off water at the faucet and disconnect sprayer from garden hose. Pests Outside the Home: Use on ornamental plants next to building foundations and other outdoor surfaces where the pests are active, including porches, buildings, screens, overhangs, window frames, garages and patios. See Table 1 - Outdoor Surface Barrier Application for use rates and instructions. Table 1. Outdoor Surface Barrier Application: Pests: Ants (argentine, southern, field, allegheny mound, Florida carpenter, cornfield, honey, pavement, nuisance), Asian lady beetles, centipedes, cockroaches, crickets, earwigs, Eastern tent caterpillar, fleas, forest tent caterpillar, gypsy moth larvae, millipedes, mosquitoes, palmetto bugs, scorpions, sowbugs, pillbugs, spiders, deer ticks (which may transmit Lyme disease), waterbugs; Use Rate: 1 qt (32 fl oz) treats 16,000 sq ft. Instructions: For best results, remove any leaf litter or debris from area prior to treating. Cut back branches or vegetation that contact foundation. Rake back mulch and remove any other material that may serve as harborage sites for pests. Apply a continuous 3 ft. band spray to thoroughly and uniformly wet the treated area around the foundation of buildings. Apply as a spot or crack-and-crevice spray to windows, vents, overhangs, doors and other areas to reduce access by crawling insects. Repeat treatment every 8 weeks (2 months), as needed. Mosquito Control: Use on ornamental plants next to building foundations and other outdoor surfaces where these pests are active, including porches, buildings, screens, overhangs, window frames, garages and patios. See Table 2 - Outdoor Mosquito Control for use rates and instructions. Table 2. Outdoor Mosquito Control: Use Site: Outdoor

Ingredients Active Ingredient: Lambda-Cyhalothrin (0.5%). Other Ingredients: (99.5%).

Name Value
Insect Type Beetle
Type Spray
Height 10.10
Width 2.80
Depth 5.00
Weight 2.355
Safety Warning
Keep out of reach of children. Caution: See attached booklet for additional precautionary statements & first aid. Precautionary Statements: Hazards to humans and domestic animals. Caution: Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco. First Aid: Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment. You may also call 1-800-558-5252 or contact the National Pesticide Information Center at 1-800-858-7378 for emergency medical treatment information. If Swallowed: Call a Poison Control Center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a Poison Control Center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If in Eyes: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice. Environmental Hazards: This product is extremely toxic to fish. Drift and runoff from treated areas may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in neighboring areas. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticide to enter or run off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Applying this product in calm weather when rain is not predicted for the next 24 hours will help to ensure that wind or rain does not blow or wash pesticide off the treatment area. Rinsing application equipment over the treated area will help avoid run off to water bodies or drainage systems. This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment or residues on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds if bees are visiting the treatment area. For information on pesticide products (including health concerns, medical emergencies, or pesticide ingredients) call the National Pesticide Information Center at 1-800-858-7378.
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