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Bugwacker Tall Insecticide (Canada)

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Bugwacker Tall Insecticide

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Can-Vet



A concentrated insecticide for use in Hospitals, Food Processing Plants, Restaurants, Hotels and other Commercial and Industrial Buildings, to kill flying insects and crawling insects.

For use in Milk Parlours and Milk Houses. Also for use on Beef and Dairy Cattle to kill flying insects.





Piperonyl Butoxide






DIRECTIONS: Hold can upright while spraying

FLYING INSECTS: Flies, Mosquitoes, Wasps, Gnats and Flying Moths. Close doors and windows. Apply a 6-10 second burst per 30m3 of space. Direct mist upwards in sweeping motion to all parts of the room, especially windows and other light sources. Also direct mist into areas where insects are present, insects must be contacted to be killed. Keep spray at least 1m from interior walls, fabrics and furniture. Keep doors and windows closed for 15 minutes after each treatment. Ensure proper ventilation after sealed areas have been treated and clean up dead insects. Spray only when temperature is under 32°C.

CRAWLING INSECTS: Cockroaches, spiders, crickets, ants, carpet beetles, centipedes and silver fish. Spray hiding places such as base boards, moist area, openings around sinks, drains and pipes, behind cabinets and storage areas. Spray ant trails, around door sills, window frames, or in ant nests. Insects must be hit with spray to be killed.

BED BUGS: Spray mattress, particularly around seams and tufts. Take bed apart, spray all joints. Repeat as required. Also spray cracks, crevices, baseboards and other possible hiding places around the room.

FLEAS: Spray infested areas such as pet’s bed and resting quarters, nearby cracks and crevices, along and behind baseboards, window and door frames and localized areas of floor and floor coverings where these pests may be present. Remove old bedding and replace with fresh, clean bedding after treatment. Insects must be contacted to be killed. Do not treat pets with this product.

SPACE SPRAY: Kills insects in Milking Parlours and Milking Rooms. Direct Spray upwards to all parts of the room especially windows and other light sources. Apply at a rate of 6 to 10 seconds per 30m3. Remove all animals from treatment area before using as a space spray. For best results, close all doors and windows during treatment and keep room closed for 15 minutes before ventilating. Ventilate treated area for at least 30 minutes before animal re-entry. Insects must be contacted to be killed. Sweep up dead insects. Repeat as necessary with additional spraying of breeding areas. Spray only when temperature is under 32°C.

LIVESTOCK SPRAY: To treat Beef and Dairy Cattle against attacks of houseflies, stable flies and horn flies, spray animals once daily with a fine mist. Apply at a rate of 6 to 8 seconds per animal. Spray should be enough to wet ends of hair only. Do not wet the hair or skin. Take care not to spray in the animal’s eyes or mouth. Treat dairy cattle at least 20 minutes before milking. Do not spray directly on udder. Wash udders before milking. Do not use more often than once a day. Do not contaminate feed or water troughs. Do not spray over milk or milking equipment.

PRECAUTIONS: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Do not remain in treated areas. Ensure proper ventilation after sealed areas have been treated. Cover milk and milking utensils to prevent contamination from spray and dead insects. (Any treated surfaces that may contact food and feed products should be washed thoroughly with potable water after spraying and before re-use). Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Wash after using. CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE: Do not place in hot water or near radiators, stove or other sources of heat. Do not puncture or incinerate can or store at temperatures over 50°C. Do not spray into or near any open flame or spark. In hospitals do not use in nurseries or rooms where infants, ill or aged persons are confined.

In food processing plants and food service establishments, apply only when plant is not in operation. Remove all food before treatment. Cover all food processing surfaces and thoroughly clean with potable water before resuming.

Not for use on humans. Avoid inhalation of spray.

FIRST AID: If in eyes, hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a poison control centre 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 centre or doctor for treatment advice. If swallowed, call a poison control centre or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control centre or doctor. Do not give any liquid to the person. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Take container, label or product name and Pest Control Product Registration Number with you when seeking medical attention.


DISPOSAL: When container is empty, press valve to release all remaining pressure. Dispose of empty container in accordance with provincial requirements. For information on disposal of unused, unwanted product, contact the manufacturer or the provincial regulatory agency. Contact the manufacturer and the provincial regulatory agency in case of a spill, and for clean-up of spills.

NOTICE TO USER: This pest Control Product is to be used only in accordance with the directions on the label. It is an offence under the Pest Control Products Act to use this product in a way that is inconsistent with the directions on the label. The user assumes the risk to persons or property that arises from any such use of this product.


CAN-VET Animal Health Supplies Ltd., 4-61 Malcolm Rd, Guelph, Ontario N1K 1A7



CPN: 1735004.0

Telephone:   519-822-5333
Toll-Free:   800-265-9754
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