Gentrol Aerosol IGR - (16 oz)
Aerosol containting IGR (Insect growth regulator) that disrupts pest development, preventing current and future infestations. Hydroprene, the active ingredient, prevents stored product pest larvae from progressing to the pupal stage of development, so the larvae die before they become breeding adults - and future infestations. 16 oz. can.
How Gentrol Aerosol IGR Works
The IGR (Insect Growth Regulator) in Gentrol Aerosol provides preventative action, since it disrupts stored product pests' normal development. Hydroprene, the active ingredient, prevents stored product pest, drain fly, and fruit fly larvae from progressing to the pupal stage of development, so the larvae die before they become breeding adults - and future infestations. Bedbugs and roaches exposed to Gentrol Aerosol will become adults incapable of reproducing, thus ending the cycle of an infestation. Gentrol IGR also stimulates egg-bearing female roaches to leave the harborage area and feed.
Since Gentrol Aerosol IGR is not an adulticide, it should be used in conjunction with other pest control treatment methods.
Bed bugs, drain flies, fruit flies, cockroaches, stored product pests
PESTS CONTROLLED WITH GENTROL AEROSOL IGR: Roaches, Stored Product Pests (including Indian meal moths, rice moths, tobacco moths, red flour beetles, confused flour beetles, lesser grain borers, merchant grain beetles, sawtooth grain beetles, warehouse beetles, cigarette beetles, and Dermestid beetles), Drain Flies, Fruit Flies, Bedbugs
Use Gentrol Aerosol for spot, void, or crack and crevice treatment of target pests as a supplement to other pest control methods. The aerosol form of Gentrol is convenient for treating flies around drains and sinks in homes, roaches in hollow table legs and voids in commercial kitchens, and bed bugs in hotels or homes. Gentrol Aerosol IGR has a foaming action for voids and a crack and crevice straw for hard to reach spots. The ready-to-use formulation is also convenient for small applications. Gentrol Aerosol IGR should not be used as the sole treatment for any of the listed pests as it is not an insecticide, just an insect growth regulator.
Gentrol Aerosol is ideal for:
Food Processing and Storage Facilities
Any Hard-to-Reach Area
ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Hydroprene 0.36%
Gentrol Aerosol IGR Application Instructions
Shake well before use. As a general surface spray or spot treatment, Gentrol Aerosol is applied with a sweeping motion over a surface. Its visible, dissipating foam virtually eliminates the chance of missing any areas. You'll receive the same superior coverage for crack-and-crevice applications with Gentrol Aerosol's extension tube, designed for simple, accurate application in hard-to-reach areas.
To apply as a general surface or spot application, hold can 10” to 12” away from surface to be treated. Use a sweeping motion over the surface to be treated for complete coverage. This product applies as a light foam that dissipates readily. An oily residue may be apparent in heavy applications. The visibility of the dissipating foam eliminates the possibility of missed areas. For crack and crevice applications, use the supplied extension tube and apply to wall voids, hollow table legs, tube iron, gondola frames, voids, and supports.
Apply once a month for continuous protection, or more often if conditions warrant.
*Always read the product label completely before use.
Each 16 oz. can covers approximately 1200 square feet.
Standard Application rates for Gentrol Aerosol IGR:
*16 oz. per 1200 square feet of surface area
Gentrol Aerosol IGR is for use in the following areas:
Including but not limited to: Apartment buildings, bakeries, bottling facilities, breweries, boiler rooms, cafeterias, candy plants, grocery stores, day care centers, hospitals, residential homes, hotels/motels, office buildings, kitchens, laboratories, cereal processing facilities, manufacturing plants, mausoleums, meat and produce canneries, nursing homes, restaurants, schools, locker rooms, stores, taverns, warehouses, pet stores, as well as various modes of transportation, such as aircraft, buses, trucks, trailers, rail cars, and marine vessels; food and non-food areas of food handling establishments
FOR BEDBUG Treatments:
GENTROL AEROSOL contains GENTROL Insect Growth Regulator (IGR). The IGR disrupts the normal development of bedbugs. Bedbugs exposed to GENTROL AEROSOL will become adults incapable of reproducing, thus ending the cycle of an infestation. Use GENTROL AEROSOL in areas such as, but not limited to: apartment buildings, hospitals, residential homes, hotels/motels, nursing homes, and marine vessels.
Spot or Crack and Crevice Applications:
Apply GENTROL AEROSOL as a crack and crevice application using the supplied extension tube. Apply directly to areas such as: wall voids, pipe chases, crevices, and false ceilings. Apply spot treatments to areas such as: storage areas, closets, furniture and beds. To treat bedbugs, apply to harborage points mentioned above; in addition, under beds, bottom side of box springs (do not treat linens and mattresses), under and behind night stands, to points where carpet and wall meet, cracks in cove base, molding, and other areas where bedbugs harborage. Retreat at 14 days for heavy infestations.
For Control of Drain Flies and Fruit Flies: Apply GENTROL AEROSOL to areas of fly breeding. For drains, apply product into and around the downspout and catch basin area. Coat these areas thoroughly as fly larva develop in the scum buildup on the sides of drain pipes. Repeat applications at 2 to 4 week intervals depending upon the severity of infestation.
Pantry/Cabinets, Small Food Storage Areas: Apply as a surface spray, crack and crevice spray, or spot treatment to pantry and cupboard shelves or other areas where food is stored. Prior to spraying, remove all food containers and foodstuffs. Do not replace food containers or foodstuffs until spray has dried. Dispose of any infested food packages or materials.
Gentrol IGR is not intended for outdoor use.
Gentrol Aerosol IGR Features
Targets cockroaches, bedbugs, and fruit and drain flies.
Highly effective control of existing stored product pest infestations, plus prevention of rebound infestations.
Perfect for spot, surface and crack-and-crevice applications.
Contains hydroprene, an insect growth regulator, for 120 days of long-term control.
The only IGR aerosol for stored product pests in food handling establishments.
Dissipating-foam action targets stored product pests in hard-to-reach areas.
No bait repellency.
Approved for use in food and non-food areas of food-handling establishments.
Extra Tips for Using Gentrol Aerosol IGR
Do not store or use near heat or open flame.
Always shake well before use.
Do not apply directly to food products or food-handling surfaces.
Gentrol Aerosol is generally non-staining, but in questionable situations, apply a small amount in an inconspicuous location.
Do not apply directly to pets. Pet safe when used as directed.