Minimal risk insecticide products are the preferred choice of building engineers, school districts and health care operators. To date there are a full line of items to eliminate pests, such as: bed bugs, lice, ant and cockroaches.
Facility maintenance managers recognize the value of these preferable non-toxic treatments. The reasons are obvious: no need to hire expensive exterminators, safety to staff and environment and the knowledge that these products work!
Toxic products, currently in use, rely on neurotransmitter chemicals, to cause death by attacking the insect's nervous system. That why they are considered so dangerous for persons and animals nearby. Additionally, the insects invariably become resistant to this type of system. So, different toxins are interchanged to achieve results. More poisons...
Minimal risk pest control products cause mortality to insects by breaking down the insect's exoskeleton, thus causing death by dehydration. These products are non-toxic to mammals and won't harm the environment. -Ingredients which qualify for the 25(b) exemption in the EPA Pesticide Regulations are considered G.R.A.S (Generally Regarded as Safe). They can be used as needed without the concern for certifications, special training, or mandatory notifications.
- 98% of Lice Resistant to Chemicals
In a study published in Journal of Medical Entomology, 98% of the head lice in 42 states are now resistant to products using neurotransmitter chemicals.
The newest offering from Chemex, is DEEP SIX Lice Treatment Spray, which is a FDA regulated, product that eliminates adult lice, nymphs and eggs on the body. It comes with a nit comb and is odorless when dry.
We now have several offerings for minimal risk pest control: Lights Out for Bedbugs, Prowler Lice Killer and more...
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