Terro Ant Dust is uniquely formulated to effectively control ants and other pesky insect pests. Contains deltamethrin as its active ingredient which allows quick knockdown of insects by targeting their nervous system. It is proven to powerfully kill on contact while providing excellent and long-lasting control for up to 8 months. The Terro Ant Dust comes in waterproof dust so it cannot be washed away in rain or even change its effect. It eliminates insects such as ants, cockroaches, crickets, bees, millipedes, centipedes, spiders, wasps, ticks, and sowbugs. Perfect for indoor use as a crack and crevice or spot treatment and for outdoor use as a perimeter treatment around doors, windows, garages, screens, patios, under stairways and porches. It may also be applied on flowers, roses, and ornamentals. This product is available in a convenient and hassle-free 1-pound shaker canister.
Apply thoroughly to all areas where pests crawl and hide. To help prevent the invasion of buildings and structures by insect pests, apply thoroughly and uniformly to the foundation and crawl spaces where pests are active and may find an entrance.
It is a violation of federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
IMPORTANT: Read the entire “Directions for Use” and “Precautionary Statements” before using this product. This product is ready-to-use insecticide dust which exhibits effective long-lasting control against the pests listed when used according to label directions. Permitted areas of use include but are not limited to: Animal Quarters, Apartments, Household Greenhouses, Houses, Mobile Homes, Recreational Vehicles and Ornamentals.
This product is intended for applications with a hand duster or from the shaker can, with a paintbrush or by other suitable means, to hiding and runway areas and other places where insects are found. Apply from shaker can or with a small paintbrush to inaccessible areas where insects are found.
INDOOR USE: In living areas, make applications in such a manner as to avoid deposits on exposed surfaces or introducing the material into the air. To apply insecticide directly into cracks and crevices, use a bulbous duster or other suitable equipment. Apply lightly and uniformly to the infested area. Pay particular attention to cracks and crevices, service ducts, false floors, and ceilings, wall voids, around electrical and telephone fittings and equipment, around water and sewer pipes, under and behind cabinets, refrigerators, and sinks; around windows and door frames; along baseboards; in attics and crawl spaces. The amount to be applied will vary with the site but should usually be in the range of 0.5 lbs. of product per 1000 square feet.
DO NOT SPREAD ON CARPETS
Ants, Boxelder Bugs, Carpenter Ants, Cockroaches, Crickets, Firebrats, and Silverfish: Apply this product thoroughly to all areas where these pests crawl and hide, especially in those areas described above. For Ants, apply to ant trails, around doors, windows and other places where ants enter premises.
PERIMETER TREATMENT: Use this product as a residual treatment for control of Ants, Bees, Carpenter Ants, Carpenter Bees, Centipedes, Cockroaches, Crickets, Firebrats, Ground Beetles, Millipedes, Silverfish, Slugs, Sowbugs, Spiders, Ticks and Wasps. Apply around windows and doors, porches, screens, eaves, patios, garages, under stairways, in crawl spaces and other areas where pests hide. To help prevent the invasion of buildings and structures by these pests, apply thoroughly and uniformly to the foundation and crawl spaces where pests are active and may find an entrance.
Application Restrictions for Outdoor Use
Do not water the treated area to the point of run-off. Do not make applications during rain.
FIRE ANT/IMPORTED FIRE ANT MOUND TREATMENT:
Evenly sprinkle one tablespoon (appx. 1/2 oz.) of this product over the top of each mound. Do not water in or disturb the mound. Apply when temperatures are between 65 degrees and 80 degrees F. Allow 3 to 4 days for maximum control, then repeat application if ants are still active. Food utensils such as a teaspoon or measuring cup should not be used for food after use with pesticides.
This product is extremely toxic to fish and aquatic invertebrates. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticides 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.