Dairy Bomb-55Z

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Dairy Bomb-55Z

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Durvet

FOR USE in Beef Cattle Operations, Dairy Farms (including Milk House, Milk Parlour, Loafing Sheds, and Holding Lot), Hog Operations, Kennels, Barns, Stables, Farms, Animal Quarters, Milkrooms, and Poultry Houses


With Dual Activators-Kills and Repels

For use on Cattle, Horses, Swine, Sheep, Goats, and in Homes, Restaurants, Food Handling Plants, Dairies, Milk Houses, Cattle, Horse, Poultry, and Swine Quarters.

Active Ingredients



*Piperonyl Butoxide, Technical






*Equivalent to 4.00% (Butylcarbityl) (6-Propylpiperonyl) ether and 1.0% Related Compounds.


Dairy Bomb-55Z Caution

Contents Under Pressure

Directions For Use

It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.


For most effective results, follow directions for specific use areas.

SHAKE BEFORE USE AND AT INTERVALS DURING PROLONGED USE. Hold container upright with nozzle away from face. Press valve down and spray as directed.

FOR USE IN ANIMAL QUARTERS, Barns, Dairies, Milking Parlors, Milking Rooms, Poultry Houses and other listed animal areas: For rapid control of Flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Stable Fly, House Fly, Horse Fly, Lesser House Fly, Deer Fly, Horn Fly, Black Fly: Spray at the rate of 5 to 10 seconds per 1000 cubic feet of space directing the spray toward the ceiling and upper corners and not directly towards the animals or birds. For best results, close doors and windows if possible, before spraying and keep them closed for 10 to 15 minutes. Applicator should vacate the treated area and ventilate it prior to returning. Repeat as necessary.

FOR USE ON LIVESTOCK: To protect beef cattle, dairy cattle, horses and other livestock from attacks and to kill and repel Stable Flies, Horse Flies, Deer Flies, House Flies, Horn Flies, Lesser House Flies, Mosquitoes and Gnats, spray about 3 seconds on each side being careful to spray back, withers and forelegs thoroughly. Repeat as necessary.

To protect from Face Flies, spray the face and head or spray on a cloth and rub on the face being certain to avoid contact with the eyes. Repeat treatment as necessary when flies are troublesome.

For effective control of biting and suckling lice on cattle, horses, sheep, goats, and hogs, spray to thoroughly wet the hair of the animal including the head and brush of the tail. Repeat treatment in 10 days to kill newly hatched lice.

To control Poultry Lice and exposed stages of Darkling Beetles, spray roosts, walls and nests or cages thoroughly. This should be followed by spraying over the birds with a fine mist. Repeat as necessary.

For control of bedbugs and mites on poultry and in poultry houses, spray crevices of roost poles, cracks in walls and cracks in nests where the Bedbugs and Mites hide. This should be followed by spraying over the birds with a fine mist. Repeat as necessary.

To control sheep “tick” or Ked, thoroughly wet all portions of the body by spraying directly into the wool. Treat at a rate to sufficiently wet the animal. Repeat as necessary.

To kill fleas and ixodid ticks on livestock and to obtain protection against reinfestation, spray to wet animal. Repeat as necessary.

SPACE TREATMENT INDOORS: For maximum efficacy, close all doors and windows, turn off fans and air conditioner and spray upward into center of room with slow sweeping motion. Spray 5 to 10 seconds for average size room (1,000 cubic feet). Keep room closed for 15 minutes after spraying. Ventilate room for 5 minutes before entry. For use in food areas of food handling establishments: When applying space treatment in food handing areas, the food handling operation should be shut down. In food processing areas, all utensils, shelving, etc., where food will be handled should be covered or removed before treatment or washed with an effective cleaning compound followed by a potable water rinse prior to use.

Flies, Gnats, Mosquitoes, Flying Moths, exposed stages of Indian Meal Moth, Angoumois Grain Moth, Tobacco Moth, Clothes Moth, Chocolate Moth, Almond Moth, Miller Moth, and other listed flying insects: Direct spray into all parts of the room, with special attention to hiding places. Sweep up and destroy fallen insects. Repeat as necessary.

SPACE TREATMENT OUTDOORS: Adult Mosquito, Gnat, Midge, Fly and Flying Insect Control: Use prior to entry outdoors to reduce annoyance from these and other flying pests. Spray around patio, porches, gazebos, shrubbery, vegetation and any other listed areas where mosquitoes may rest. For best results, treat when the wind velocity does not exceed 5 mites per hour. Repeat as necessary.

Exposed Stages of Indian Meal Moth, Angoumois Grain Moth, Tobacco Moth, Chocolate Moth, Almond Moth, Millers and other flying moths: Direct spray into all parts of room, especially around stored food product containers, pallets and darkened areas. Infested stored products should be fumigated or treated with EPA approved products. Repeat as necessary.

SURFACE TREATMENT INDOOR: Contact as many insects as possible with this spray. Apply spray at the rate of 30 seconds for each 100 square feet of surface area. Keep area closed for 45 minutes after treatment. Ventilate room 20 minutes before re-entry.

Cockroaches (Smoky Brown Cockroach, Brown Banded Cockroach, Asian Cockroach, German Cockroach, American Cockroach, Australian Cockroach, Oriental Cockroach, (Waterbugs, Palmetto Bugs), Crickets, Firebrat, Silverfish, Booklice, Scorpions, Spiders, Centipedes, Sowbugs, Pillbugs, Earwigs, Clover Mites, Lice and Millipedes: Thoroughly spray all parts of the room suspected of harboring these pests. Special attention should be paid to hiding places such as crack and crevices, behind and beneath sinks, stoves, refrigerators, around garbage cans, cabinets, along baseboards, door sills, frames and floors, around drains, pipes, plumbing, behind bookcases, storage and other utility installation areas contacting insects with spray whenever possible. Repeat as necessary.

Exposed stages of Flour Beetles, Cadelles, Rice Weevils, Flat Grain Beetles, Cigarette Beetle, Confused Flour Beetle, Drugstore Beetle, Lesser Grain Borer, Merchant Grain Beetle, Saw-toothed Grain Beetle, Grain Weevils, Warehouse Beetle, Red Flour Beetle, Grain Mites, Cheesemites, Flour Beetles, and Indian Mealworm. Find and destroy infested package goods (sacks, boxes, cartons, containers). Remove all other items from shelves and drawers and clean thoroughly. Spray into cracks and crevices, shelves, drawers, cabinets, processing and handling equipment, around cartons or containers and other areas where these insects tend to congregate. Repeat as necessary.

For use in Storage Sites: This product can be used in warehouse bins and trucks, cargo ships, mills, bin hoppers, elevators and conveying equipment as a clean up prior to using them for storage. In mills and elevators, all grain infested accumulations should be removed from the bin hoppers. All storage and conveying equipment should be thoroughly cleaned by sweeping out the waste grain, cobwebs and other debris from the walls and rafters as well as on the floor and door frames with special attention to material lodged in the cracks and crevices. All of the debris should be removed and burned to kill eggs and insects that might be present.

For Farms, particular attention should be given to cleaning up around the used feed and grain bags, grain residues from wagons, harvesting equipment and feed troughs. Newly harvested grain should not be placed in same bin with carry-over grain and all carry-over grain stocks that are not treated with grain protectant should be fumigated. These cleaning operations should be done within two or three weeks before harvest.

After above sanitation measures have been employed, spray all areas prior to use for storage as directed.

Ants, Foraging Fire Ants, Pharaoh Ants, Carpenter Ants: Treat doors, around window frames, ant trails and hills and other areas of entry. Spray on ants where possible. Repeat as necessary.

Carpet Beetles (Dermestids, Trogoderma): Directly spray as many insects as possible. Spray both interior and exterior of furniture. Both top and bottom of rugs and carpets should be sprayed thoroughly, where possible. Also treat shelves, closets, areas under furniture, floors, walls, baseboards and wherever these insects are seen or suspected. Repeat as necessary.

Clothes Moths and other Flying Moths: Remove any infested articles from storage, brush thoroughly, and air for several hours in sunlight, if possible. Apply liberally to empty chests, bureaus and other storage areas directing the spray into cracks, joints, and crevices. Return clean articles after spray has thoroughly dried. Repeat as necessary.

Bedbugs: Spray mattresses, particularly around tufts and seams. Take beds apart and spray into all joints. Treat baseboards, moldings and floors. Allow treated fabric to dry thoroughly before using. Repeat as necessary.

Fleas and Ticks: For use in listed pet areas. Remove and either launder or destroy pet’s old bedding. To reduce infestation, thoroughly spray the animal’s clean bedding, sleeping quarters, kennel, around baseboards, window and door frames, wall cracks, local areas of floors and other resting places until the surface is slightly moist. Treat these areas at the rate of two seconds per linear foot at the distance of 12 to 18 inches. Also spray the entire inside surface of dog houses. Put fresh bedding in pet’s quarters after spray has dried. Allow treated areas to dry thoroughly before allowing pets to re-enter. For best results, pets should be treated with an EPA registered flea and tick control product before they return to the treated area. DO NOT TREAT PETS WITH THIS PRODUCT. Repeat as necessary.

Precautionary Statements


Dairy Bomb-55Z Caution

Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Prolonged or frequently repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Avoid contamination of food or feedstuffs.

Environmental Hazards: For terrestrial uses, do not apply directly to water, or to areas where surface water is present or to intertidal areas below the mean high water mark.

PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS: Contents under pressure. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130 F may cause bursting. Do not use this product in or on electrical equipment due to possibility of shock hazard.

First Aid

If Inhaled: Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration preferably mouth to mouth if possible. Call a poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice.

If Swallowed: Call a poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

If in Eyes: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

If on Skin or Clothing: Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

For emergency information contact: National Pesticide Information Center at 1-800-858-7378 between 6:30 am and 4:30 Pacific Time. After 4:30 call your poison control center.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment.


It is impossible to eliminate all risks inherently associated with the use of this product. Crop injury, ineffectiveness or other unintended consequences may result because of such factors as weather conditions, presence of other materials, or the manner of use or application, all of which are beyond the control of Durvet, Inc., the manufacturer or seller. In no case shall Durvet, Inc., the manufacturer or seller be liable for consequential, special or indirect damages resulting from the use or handling of this product. All such risks shall be assumed by the buyer.

Except as expressly provided herein, Durvet, Inc., the manufacturer or seller makes no warranties, guarantees, or representations of any kind, either expressed or implied, or by usage of trade, statutory or otherwise with regard to the product sold, including but not limited to, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, use or eligibility of the product for any particular trade usage. Buyer’s or user’s exclusive remedy, and Durvet, Inc.’s, the manufacturer’s or seller’s total liability, shall be for damages not exceeding the cost of the product.

Storage And Disposal

Do not contaminate water, food, or feed by storage or disposal.


Store in a cool, dry place away from children, preferably a secure storage area.

CONTAINER DISPOSAL: Do not puncture or incinerate! If empty: Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency or 1-800-CLEANUP for disposal instructions.

EPA Reg. No. 47000-97-12281

EPA Est. No. 47000-IA-01

MFG. FOR: DURVET, INC., P.O. Box 279, Blue Springs, Missouri 64014




18.5 Oz. (524g)



NAC No.: 1084042.5

Telephone:   816-229-9101
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Fax:   816-224-3080
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Email:   info@durvet.com
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