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The Science of Botanical Pesticides

Rockwell Labs, the leader in the developing science in botanical-organic insecticides, uses a combination of thyme, cinnamon, rosemary, lemongrass, and cloves to kill, flush and repel insects. Perhaps botanical-organic insecticides do not have the residual capabilities of synthetic pesticides, but their many benefits outweigh their drawbacks.

  1. Fast-Acting: Botanical-organic insecticides are fast-acting. There will be a much faster kill rate than the most common class of pest control chemicals (synthetic pyrethroids).
  2. Vapor-Action: The vapor action from botanicals is longer lasting than pyrethroids. This longer-lasting vapor action is an important point in mosquito control programs.
  3. Excellent Flushing: Botanical-Organic insectices have unique flushing capabilities. Flushing action is important in cockroach control, as you want to "flush-out" insects from their hiding areas. Botanical aerosols all come with a crack and crevice straw that will fit in crevices to provide both a quick knockdown and flushing action.
  4. No resistance: There is no known resistance to botanical/organic insecticides. Since bed bugs, roaches and flies build up resilience to some synthetic pyrethroids. This non-resistance quality is an added benefit.
  5. Safe near water: The Ecovia line of organic botanical that may be applied over and near waterways. This label on the EcoVia line makes an excellent product for spider control on docks.
  6. Broader label: The Ecovia line of products does not have the label restrictions that pyrethroid insecticides have. School notifications: Classified as a minimum risk FIFRA 25 (b) exempt botanical pesticide, the Ecovia line is exempt from notifications of pesticides used in schools (in most states). Some states do require this notification, so check your proper state laws.
  7. School notifications: Classified as a minimum risk FIFRA 25 (b) exempt botanical pesticide, the Ecovia line is exempt from notifications of pesticides used in schools (in most states). Some states do require this notification, so check your proper state laws.
  8. Conclusion: Many people think less of botanical/organic pest control measures and point out their failures. We find the major shortcoming is the duration of the residual action. But in the long run, the length of the residual activity is not a critical factor. For example, if you can kill off a population of spiders, you should not have a repopulation for several months. Keep in mind that all these activities are from plants that have evolved over millions of years to fight off disease and insects. Rockwell labs have developed a line of organic botanical products with plant oils to be highly effective.
  9. EcoVia botanicals (science and benefits)

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  1. EcoVia CA Contact Aerosol

    EcoVia CA contact aerosol is made of botanical ingredients and is part EcoVia's green solution line of products. It is a 16 oz can with a crack and crevice tip to inject in the smallest spaces. It is an effective product to combat a variety of insects such as moths, mosquitoes, flies, beetles, ants, cockroaches, spiders, and other listed crawling and flying pests.

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  2. Azera Insecticide- 32 oz

    Starting at: $56.00

    Azera Insecticide is an organic, broad spectrum insecticide that combines two active ingredients to reach hard to kill insects. The botanical derived active ingredients not only provide a quick kill but regulates insect growth. It has multiple modes of action working by controlling insect growth, contact, and ingestion. It is an OMRI listed and a certified organic product for organic production. It kills both hard-bodied and soft-bodied insects ( 200 listed insects and over 200 growing crops). Azera Insecticide can be used alone or mixed in your tank with other insecticides, wetting agents, fungicides, adjuvants foliar fertilizers or acaricides. tank mixed with most other acaricides, insecticides, adjuvants, fungicides, wetting agents, and foliar fertilizers.

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  3. ECOPCO Eco PCO DX (D-X) Dust-10 oz

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    Eco PCO D-X dust is an all-natural organic insecticide dust (plant botanicals) that is versatile and ready-to-use and is perfect for most environmentally friendly atmospheres. Learn More
  4. Invade Hot Spot Probiotic

    Invade Hot Spot contains the same premium microbes and ingredients as InVade Bio Foam. Apply Invade Hot Spot to cracks, crevices, or anywhere scum and organic debris accumulates. This convenient ready to use probiotic in a can will cling and stay on surfaced areas. As a probiotic, it eats into the scum to improve sanitation. The premium blend of microbes will digest the organic build-up and leave a citrus odor.

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  5. EcoPCO AR X Aerosol - 17 oz

    ECO PCO AR-X is a multi purpose use insecticide. It is made up of plant oils plus the contact killer pyrethrin. The botanical ingredients and pyrethrins are not synthetic pesticides so they are  safer to use.ECO PCO AR-X is does not contain CFC's which are harmful to the environment. ECO PCO AR-X is unscented and non-staining.

    Can not be shipped by expedited choices, per air regulations.

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  6. EcoPCO ACU Contact Aerosol - 17 oz

    EcoPCO ACU Aerosol is a contact insecticide in an easy-to-use aerosol formulation offering quick knock down and excellent flushing action. EcoPCO ACU Aerosol is made up of botanical insecticides making EcoPCO ACU Aerosol a natural or organic alternative to higher toxicity insecticides.

    Can not be shipped by expedited choices, per air regulations.

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  7. Essentria Broadcast Aerosol 17oz
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    Essentria Aerosol is discontinued. We recommend EcoPCO AR X Aerosol as a botanical aerosol alternative. Learn More
  8. EcoPCO Jet Contact Insecticide

    Out of stock

    EcoPCO Jet Contact Insecticide is an excellent contact insecticide in aerosol form. As an alternative product,EcoPCO Jet contains a botanical insecticide(natural & organic), designed to be environmentally safe.Target insects are wasps, yellow jackets, hornets and spiders.EcoPCO Jet is unscented ,eaves no visible residue and is CFC free. It may be used around electrical outlets.  Learn More
  9. Bonide's Garden Dust - 1 lb (#932) and 4 lb (#933)

    Starting at: $12.50

    Bonide's Garden Dust is a dual use insecticide and fungicide to kill insects and diseases on vegetables, fruits and flowers. This convenient garden dust has a green tint to blend with the foliage.

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  10. Bonide Boric Acid Roach Powder

    Starting at: $9.50

    Not only does Bonide's Boric Acid Roach Powder kill roaches, but also is an effective pest control tool against palmetto bugs, ants, waterbugs and silverfish. It is non-staining and odor free and can be used inside. This 98% boric acid dust is in a ready-to-use bottle. Use this roach powder under appliances, sinks, around drains, furniture, under shelf paper, on ledges and wherever roaches develop paths.

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