Ferti-lome Ant and Roach Spray is a water-based aerosol formula that effectively kills target insects for up to four weeks. It contains Permethrin as its active ingredient which helps control nuisance pests such as ants, waterbugs, centipedes, cockroaches, silverfish, palmetto bugs, firebrats, crickets, millipedes, centipedes, sowbugs, pillbugs, and scorpions. Outdoor applications are recommended for spot or crack-and-crevice treatment.
Cracks and crevices, behind sinks, cabinets, along baseboards and floors, around drains and plumbing
Depress valve and spray from a distance of 12 to 15 in. (8 to 10 in. for clothing, furniture and bedding)
Test on an inconspicuous area before applying to check for possible staining or discoloration, inspect again after drying
It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE.
Except when applying to pets, livestock and clothing, do not allow adults, children, or pets to enter until vapors, mists and aerosols have dispersed, and the treated area has been thoroughly ventilated.
Except when applying to pets, livestock and clothing, do not allow adults, children, or pets to enter the treated area until sprays have dried.
In the home, all food processing surfaces and utensils should be covered during treatment or thoroughly washed before use. Exposed food should be covered or removed.
Remove pets, birds and cover any water inhabited by fish (such as aquariums and ornamental fish ponds) before application. Turn off aquarium filtering systems before spraying and wait approximately 15 minutes after application before turning the filter back on.
This product is not for use on humans. If lice infestations should occur on humans, use a product labeled for use on humans.
Application is prohibited directly into sewers or drains, or to any area like a gutter where drainage to sewers, storm drains, water bodies, or aquatic habitat can occur. Do not allow the product to enter any drain during or after application.
All outdoor applications must be limited to spot or crack-and crevice treatments only except for the following permitted uses:
Treatment to soil or vegetation around structures
Application to building foundations, up to a maximum height of 3 feet
Other than application 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.
Do not water the treated area to the point of runoff.
Do not make applications during rain.
SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING.
Remove protective cap, hold container upright with nozzle away from you. Depress valve and spray from a distance of 12 to 15 inches (8 to 10 inches for clothing, furniture and bedding). Test product on an inconspicuous area before applying to check for possible staining or discoloration. Inspect again after drying. Spray until surface is slightly wet, but not to the point of runoff. Over application may cause damage. Will not stain surfaces or fabrics where water alone causes no damage.
Cockroaches, Waterbugs, Palmetto Bugs, Silverfish, Firebrats, Crickets, Scorpions, Spiders, Millipedes, Centipedes, Sowbugs and Pillbugs: Spray into hiding places such as cracks and crevices, behind sinks, cabinets, along baseboards and floors, around drains and plumbing, hitting insects with spray whenever possible. Spray to the point of dampness but not runoff. Re-treat if infestation occurs, but not more than once every two weeks.
Ants: Spray trails, nests and points of entry. Spray on ants where possible. Re-treat if infestation occurs, but not more than once every two weeks.
This product is extremely toxic to aquatic organisms, including fish and invertebrates. Do not apply directly to or near water. Drift and runoff may be hazardous to fish in water adjacent to treated areas. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwater, or rinsate. See Directions for Use for additional precautions and requirements. This pesticide is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area.