What is Cypermethrin? - Cypermethrin is a synthetic pyrethroid. It is low toxicity to humans and animals. Synthetic pyrethroids are man-made insecticides created to mimic the chemical properties of the naturally-occurring insecticide pyrethrum, that comes from Chrysanthemum flowers. Synthetic pyrethroids, like cypermethrin, have a longer residual effect than natural pyrethrum. It kills bugs by affecting their nervous system.
Where can you apply Cypermethrin? - Cypermethrin can be applied both indoors and outdoors. Check specific product labels for details.
What are common uses for Cypermethrin? - Cypermethrin is commonly used as crack & crevice or spot treatment for residual control of ants, centipedes, carpenter bees, large cockroaches, scorpions, yellow jackets, and many other pests.