Dilution Rate Instructions

Available Product Sizes

  • 1 qt bottle
  • 1 gal bottle
  • 30 gal drum
  • 55 gal drum
  • 275 gal tote

Indoor Use

General Pest Control:
Dilute at the rate of up to 0.5 to 6 fluid ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate per gallon of water (use lower rate for maintenance service and higher rates for active infestations). Mix Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate at a rate of 1 to 4 fluid ounces per gallon of water and apply as a spot treatment to cracks and crevices, around baseboards, floorboards, headboards, and walls.

Fogging:
Mix 4 to 10 fluid ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate with sufficient oil to equal 1 gallon of diluted spray. Apply at a rate of 1 to 3 fluid ounces per 1,000 cubic feet.


Outdoor Use

Perimeter Treatments and Recreational Areas:
In compressed air sprayers, dilute 1 to 8 fluid ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate per gallon of water (use lower rate for maintenance service and higher rates for active infestations) and apply at the rate of 2 gallons per 1,000 square feet or until area is thoroughly wet. Also apply to a band of soil and vegetation 6 to 10 feet wide around and adjacent to buildings. Treat the building foundation to a height of 2 to 3 feet with sufficient water for coverage.

Mosquito Control and Other Biting Flies – Outdoor Yard or Barrier Treatment:
Dilute 1 to 3 fluid ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate per gallon of water.

To Control Spiders, Flying Insects, and Other Nuisance Pests On and Around Boat Docks:
Dilute 2 to 8 ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate per gallon of water and apply at the rate of 2 gallons per 1,000 square feet or until area is thoroughly wet.

Use on Turf and Grass:
Use alone as a contact spray. Dilute in a compressed air sprayer (or backpack), 2 to 4, fluid ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate per gallon of water and apply at the rate of 2 to 4 gallons per 1,000 square feet or until area is thoroughly wet.

Use on Non-Bearing Trees and Shrubs:
Dilute up to 1 to 2 fluid ounces of Essentria® IC-3 Insect Concentrate per gallon of water and apply using a compressed air sprayer or power sprayer until the foliage is thoroughly wet. Maintain agitation.