Instructions for the elimination of flies, mosquitos and other mature flying insects: Spray walls and structures with a thin spray until dripping. 1 liter of solution will cover 20-30 sq.m.
Instructions for use with fogger: Dilute 10-12.5 ml Permethrol with 200 ml thinner and add to solvent to obtain 1000 dunam. Mix the product with diesel oil or with kerosene according to fogger manufacturer's instruction. Follow the fogger manufacturer's instructions carefully and apply fog only when there is no wind.
Do not apply fog in residential areas unless permission has been obtained from the Ministry of Environmental Protection's regional Pest Control Center.
|Insect||Method||Volume per 10 L water||Solvent||% active ingredient||Notes|
|Flies, mosquitos and other flying insects||Direct, low-pressure spraying||125 ml||Water||0.25||-|
|Flies, mosquitoes and other mature flying insects||Warm fog||10-12.5 ml Permethrol per 200 ml thinner||Diesel oil, kerosene||0.94-0.95||For volume of 1000 dunam|
Safety precautions when applying fog in residential areas:
The relevant local authority must inform residents of the intention to spray a diesel-based insecticide throughout their neighborhood and to announce its scheduled time. Residents are required to protect themselves from the spray, as follows: Before fogging begins: cover all children toys, clothing and other outdoor equipment or bring them indoors. During fogging: stay inside, shut all windows, doors and other openings, turn off the air conditioners ventilators. People with asthma or respiratory sensitivity must abide by this instruction or remove themselves from the area during fogging. Residents are required to stay inside for 3-4 hours. After fogging: wash any vegetables, fruit, toys, blankets etc. that were exposed to the insecticide with soap and water.
Fogging will be executed only by an exterminator who is qualified to work with products approved for this purpose.