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Biomist3+15_al0083_sampleBIOMIST® 3+15 ULV
For Use Outdoors as an Ultra-Low Volume (ULV) Application to Control Adult Mosquitoes in Residential andRecreational Areas.
health determined by a state, tribal or local health or vector control agency on the basis of documented evidence of disease causing agents in vector mosquitoes, or the Permethrin (3-Phenoxyphenyl) methyl (+/-) cis, occurrence of mosquito-borne disease in animal or human populations, or if specifi- trans-3-(2,2-dichlorethenyl)-2,2-dimethyl cally approved by the state or tribe during a natural disaster recover effort.
cyclopropanecarboxylate . 3.0%Piperonyl Butoxide, Technical * . 15.0% PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS
Do not use or store near heat or open flame.
Contains 0.225 pounds of Permethrin and 1.125 pounds of Piperonyl DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Butoxide per gallon. * Equivalent to 80% (butylcarbityl)(6-propylpiperonyl) It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its ether and 20% related compounds. ** Contains petroleum distillate KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
Before making the first application in a season, it is advisable to consult with the stateor tribal agency with primary responsibility for pesticide regulation to determine if other regulatory requirements exist.
For use only by federal, state, tribal or local government officials responsible for pub- lic health or vector control, or by persons certified in the appropriate category or oth- Have product container or label with you when calling a poison con-
erwise authorized by the state or tribal lead pesticide regulatory agency to perform trol center or doctor, or going for treatment. For Medical Emergencies,
adult mosquito control applications, or by persons under their direct supervision.
call the International Poison Control Center at 1-800-214-7753.
Do not contaminate food or feed products. Do not allow spray treatment to drift on Move person to fresh air. If person is not breathing, call 911 crop land (other than crops listed) or potable water supplies.
or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration, preferablymouth-to-mouth. Call a poison control center or doctor for BIOMIST® 3+15 ULV is recommended for applications as an ultra low volume (ULV) Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with nonthermal aerosol (cold fog) to control adult mosquitoes in residential and recre- plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control ational areas and other areas these insects occur, such as but not limited to parks, center or doctor for treatment advice.
campsites, woodlands, athletic fields, golf courses, residential areas and municipali- IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a poison control center or doctor. Do not ties, gardens, playgrounds, recreational areas and overgrown waste areas.
induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison controlcenter or doctor. Do not give any liquid to the person. Do not BIOMIST® 3+15 ULV can be applied over specific growing crops and range grasses SAMPLE LABEL
give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
prior to harvest for the control of adult mosquitoes within or adjacent to these areas.
Application can be made where the following crops are present: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing the eye. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Product contains a petroleum distillate. Vomiting may Corn, grain (field & pop) (except Brassica) PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS
HAZARDS TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS
CAUTION. Harmful if absorbed through skin. Causes moderate eye irritation.
Avoid contact with skin eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and In the treatment of corrals, feedlots, swine lots, poultry ranges and zoos cover any water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using exposed drinking water, drinking fountains and animal feed before application.
tobacco. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
For best results treat when mosquitoes are most active and weather conditions are ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS
This pesticide is extremely toxic to aquatic organisms, including fish and An inversion of air temperatures and a light breeze is preferable. Application in calm aquatic invertebrates. Runoff from treated areas or deposition of spray air conditions is to be avoided. Apply only when ground wind speed is greater than 1 droplets into a body of water may be hazardous to fish and aquatic inverte- mph. Air temperature should be greater than 50 ºF when conducting all types of brates. Do not apply over bodies of water (lakes, rivers, permanent streams, natural ponds, commercial fish ponds, swamps, marshes or estuaries), Do not treat a site with more than 0.007 pounds of permethrin per acre in a twenty- except when necessary to target areas where adult mosquitoes are present, four hour period. Do not exceed 0.18 pounds of permethrin per acre per year. More and weather conditions will facilitate movement of applied material away frequent applications may be made to prevent or control a threat to public and/or ani- from the water in order to minimize incidental deposition into the water body.
mal health determined by a state, tribal, or local health or vector control agency on Do not contaminate bodies of water when disposing of equipment rinsate or the basis of documented evidence of disease causing agents in vector mosquitoes or the occurrence of mosquito-borne disease in animal or human populations, or if This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming specifically approved by the state or tribe during a natural disaster recovery effort.
crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming cropsor weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area, except whenapplications are made to prevent or control a threat to public and/or animal SPRAY DROPLET SIZE DETERMINATION
Ground-based Application: Spray equipment must be adjusted so that the vol- BIOMIST® 3+15 ULV may be applied undiluted at rates of 0.00264 to 0.005 ume median diameter (VMD) is between 8 and 30 microns (8 Յ Dv 0.5 Յ 30 pounds Permethrin (1.5 to 3.0 fl.oz. BIOMIST® 3+15 ULV) per acre by fixed wing um) and that 90% of the spray is contained in droplets smaller than 50 microns or rotary aircraft equipped with suitable ULV application equipment. Aerial applica- (Dv 0.9 < 50 um). Directions from the equipment manufacturer or vendor, pes- tion shall be made at altitudes ranging from 75 to 300 feet. Aerial applications shall ticide registrant or a test facility using a laser-based measurement instrument only be made when recommended by public health officials and trained personnel must be used to adjust equipment to produce acceptable droplet size spectra.
of mosquito abatement districts and other mosquito control programs.
Application equipment must be tested at least annually to confirm that pressure IN FLORIDA: Do not apply by aircraft unless approved by the Florida Department of at the nozzle and nozzle flow rate(s) are properly calibrated.
Agriculture & Consumer Services.
Aerial Application: Spray equipment must be adjusted so that the volumemedian diameter produced is less than 60 microns (Dv 0.5 < 60 um) and that STORAGE & DISPOSAL
90% of the spray is contained in droplets smaller than 115 microns (Dv 0.9 Do not contaminate food, feed, or water by storage or disposal.
< 115 um). The effects of flight speed and, for non-rotary nozzles, nozzleangle on the droplet size spectrum must be considered. Directions from the PESTICIDE STORAGE AND SPILL PROCEDURES: Store upright at room tempera- equipment manufacturer or vendor, pesticide registrant, or a test facility using ture. Avoid exposure to extreme temperatures. In case of spill or leakage, soak a wind tunnel and laser-based measurement instrument must be used to up with an absorbent material such as sand, sawdust, earth, fuller’s earth, etc.
adjust equipment to produce acceptable droplet size spectra. Application equipment must be tested at least annually to confirm that pressure at the PESTICIDE DISPOSAL: Wastes resulting from the use of this product must be dis- nozzle and nozzle flow rate(s) are properly calibrated.
posed of on site or at an approved waste disposal facility.
CONTAINER HANDLING: Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill this contain- Apply BIOMIST® 3+15 ULV through standard ULV cold aerosol or non-ther- er. Triple rinse (or equivalent), then offer for recycling if available or recondition- mal aerosol (Cold Fog) generators undiluted at a flow rate of 3.0 to 18.0 fluid ing if appropriate, or puncture and dispose of in a sanitary landfill, or by other ounces per minute, and an average vehicle speed of 10 MPH. If a different procedures approved by state and local authorities.
vehicle speed is used, adjust rate accordingly. These rates are equivalent to0.00088 to 0.005 pounds of Permethrin and 0.0044 to 0.0264 pounds of Piperonyl Butoxide per acre. An accurate flow meter must be used to ensure CALL THE INTERNATIONAL POISON CONTROL CENTER the proper flow rates. For proper application, mount the equipment so that the nozzle is at least 41/2 feet above ground level and directed out the back of thevehicle.
Vary flow rate according to vegetation density and mosquito population. Usehigher flow rate in heavy vegetation or when populations are high.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL: 1-800-323-5727 NOTICE: To the extent provided by law, seller makes no warranty, expressed or implied, concerning the use of this product other than as indicated on the label.
Buyer assumes all risk of use/handling of this material when use and/or handling BIOMIST® is a Registered Trademark of Clarke Mosquito Control Products, Inc.
Failure to follow the above directions may result in reduced effectiveness.
Urban ULV Mosquito Control Applications: For control of resting or flying adultmosquitoes in areas such as utility tunnels, sewers, storm drains and catchbasins, pipe chases, underground basements, underground passages, park-ing decks, crawl spaces or uninhabited buildings, apply BIOMIST® 3+15 ULVundiluted using mechanical foggers, hand-held or truck-mounted ULV equip-ment, or thermal foggers suitable for this application. Apply BIOMIST® 3+15ULV at rates up to but not exceeding 0.005 lbs. permethrin and 0.0264pounds piperonyl butoxide per acre.
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