Safer® Brand Diatomaceous Earth Insect Killer
- 7 oz powder presentation
- Contains diatomaceous earth (77.69%)
- Kills insects by ingestion/dehydration within 48 hrs
- Works indoors or outdoors
- Kills cockroaches, ants, earwigs, silverfish, crickets, millipedes and centipedes
- OMRI Listed® and compliant for use in organic gardening
Best Used For
Safer® Brand Ant and Crawling Insect Killer
Safer® Brand Ant and Crawling Insect Killer is made from diatomaceous earth and kills a variety of crawling insects within 48 hours of contact. With no harmful chemicals added, Safer® Brand Ant and Crawling Insect Killer is OMRI Listed® and approved for use in organic gardening. This product is suitable for application indoors and out. When used as directed, it is suitable for use around children and pets.
Insects it Controls
You can use Safer® Brand Ant and Crawling Insect Killer to control a range of crawling insects, including:
- Bed bugs
Kills Insects Within 48 Hours
Safer® Brand Ant and Crawling Insect Killer takes care of pest problems without harsh chemicals. The diatomaceous earth insect killing powder is made up of finely crushed algae fossils. Though it feels soft to the touch for us, each microscopic piece is like a tiny shard of glass to small insects. As a mechanical killer, it shreds insects' exoskeletons as they move across it or ingest it, killing them within 48 hours by dehydration.
How to Use It
Bottle has a convenient pour spout for reaching tight spaces. Sprinkle the Safer® Brand Ant and Crawling Insect Killer diatomaceous earth powder in areas where you suspect insect activity, or spread it as a barrier to entry points in your home. This includes areas such as:
- Sidewalk cracks
- Behind or around appliances
- Under sinks
- Around garbage cans
- Around pipes and drains
- Along window frames
- In gardens
After application, simply wait for the product to target the insects. Large infestations can sometimes take a few days for insects to make contact. Remember to reapply after rain or watering to replace the diatomaceous earth that has washed away.
Compliant for Use in Organic Gardening
Growing an organic garden can be an enjoyable and rewarding hobby. Organic gardening methods create a sustainable garden that feeds the soil it grows in, leaving your fruits and vegetables nutritious and delicious, and your flowers and ornamentals vibrant.
Safer® Brand Ant & Crawling Insect Killer has been third-party reviewed for use in organic gardening by the Organic Materials Review Institute to carry the OMRI Listed® seal, which means it has been deemed compliant for use in organic gardening by the USDA’s National Organic Program.
Safer® Brand Ant & Crawling Insect Killer Product Details
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|Safer® Brand Ant & Crawling Insect Killer|
|Active Ingredients||Diatomaceous Earth|
|For Use Against||
|Where to Use||
|Control Method||Kills insects by dehydration|
|Safer® Brand Diatomaceous Earth - 7 oz bottle|
|Size||7 oz bottle|
|Ingredients||100% Diatomaceous Earth (comprised of 85% silicon dioxide, 15% other elements)|
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