Tempo Dust is noted for a quick knockdown and long term control of many insects. It is particularly effective on stinging insects such as, hornets, wasps and bees. Simply dust into their harborages. It works well on other insects as well such as roaches and many other perimeter pests.
Tempo Dust is our top recommendation for flying insects like wasps, bees, and hornets that require an insecticide dust.
Tempo 1% Dust -An All Around Dust 1.25 lb
Tempo Dust is a pyrethroid dust that can be used inside or outside in dusting applications. Tempo Dust can be dusted into voids, cracks and crevices, and in and around structures using dusters such as a hand duster or a power duster. It has excellent penetration into wall voids, securing equal coverage, and is odor-free and non-staining.
Tempo Dust 1% Cyfluthrin
Because Tempo 1% Dust is so effective, it makes the pest hiding places and harborages uninhabitable. This all around dust, used with a duster is perfect for using in hard to reach places. It can also be dusted in cracks and crevices and wall voids. According to Tempo's label, this dust can be used as a crack and crevice treatment or general surface spot treatment. Always dust in areas that are inaccessible to children and pets. Tempo Dust goes a long way; use 0.5 lb to 1 lb per 1,000 square feet. Tempo Dust remains effective in high humidity and is not absorbed into porous surfaces like concrete, making it ineffective.
Tempo 1% Dust Features
- Can be used both indoors and outdoors
- Effectively controls stinging insects, particularly bees and wasps when used as directed
- Provides a long residual and can remain active up to a year if left undisturbed
- Little to no odor
- Non -corrosive
- Non- staining
- Active Ingredient - Cyfluthrin 1%
|Pro Tips||If you are trying to eliminate a wasp, hornet, or yellow jacket nest, then Tempo 1% Dust is the dust of choice. Apply Tempo Dust with the B&G 1150 Bulb Duster. It will give you a little extra reach and keep you farther from danger.|
|Target Pest||Ants, Bed Bugs, Boxelder Bugs, Carpet Beetles, Centipedes, Clothes Moths, Cockoraches, Crickets, Earwigs, Firebats, Ground Beetles, Millipedes, Pillbugs, Scorpions, Silverfish, Sowbugs, Spiders, Bees, Hornets, Wasps, Yellow Jackets, Beetles, Cadelle Beetle, Cigarette Beetle, Confused Flour Beetle, Darkling Beetle, Dermestid Beetle, Granary Weevil Beetle, Hide Beetle, Larder Bettle, Leather Beetle, Lesser Grain Borer Beetle, Lesser Mealworm Beetle, Merchant Grain Beetle, Mealworm Beetle, Red Flour Beetle, Rice Weevil Beetle, Sawtoothed Grain Beetle, Warehouse Beetle, Indian Meal Moth, Mediterranean Flour Moth, Subterranean Termites, Formosan Termites, and Drywood Termites|
|Active Ingredient (s)||Cyfluthrin 1%|
|For Use :||both indoor and outdoor applications.|
|Yield||Tempo 1% Dust has an application rate of 0.5 to 1 lb. per 1,000 sq. ft.|
Ants Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust
Apply Tempo 1% Dust to voids, cracks and cervices in and around doors and windows, baseboard cracks, and other places where ants enter structures.
Bed Bugs Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust
Apply Tempo 1% Dust to areas such as mattress folds and tufts, spring coils, cracks, or hollow places in bed frames, furniture upholstery, and picture frame moldings. Let powder remain on treated surfaces for 4 to 6 hours, then vacuum the power thoroughly, dispose of the vacuum bag property, and place clean linens on the bed.
Carpet beetles Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust
Apply Tempo 1% Dust under edges of floor coverings, baseboards cracks, under rugs and furniture, and in cracks and crevices in closets.
Clothes Moths and Silverfish Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust:
Apply Tempo 1% Dust to cracks and crevices in closets and other storage areas. This is an adjunct treatment and will not control moth larvae already on the clothes. Do not apply to clothing.
Fire Ants (including Red Harvester Ants, and Pavements Ants) Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust:
Avoid disturbing the mount before applying. If possible, treat all colonies in the area. Distribute the product evenly over each mount and around the perimeter of the mound: use the higher rates for larger mounds. For best results, water mounds gently after applying. High water pressure will cause the ants to move the mound. Treat new mounds as they appear.
Bees, Hornets, Wasps, Yellow Jackets Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust:
Thoroughly dust nests and entrances and surrounding areas. To treat nests in wall voids, drill a hole in the area, dust entrance and surrounding areas. Wear protective clothing if necessary to avoid stings. You may also help avoid stings by treating wasp and bee nests in the evening when the insects are less active and are inside the nest. For best results. check nests within one or two days to ensure complete kill. Remove and destroy treated nests to prevent emergence of newly hatched insects, secondary pest problems, and possible staining from honey. If removal is not possible, retreat the nest, if necessary.
Beetles and moths Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust:
clean area thoroughly, removing infested foodstuffs and all utensils, uncovered foodstuffs, shelf paper and other objects. Apply Tempo 1% Dust in voids, cracks and crevices behind and under cupboards, food storage areas, and cabinets. Do not apply Tempo 1% Dust directly on food, utensils, or food storage shelves.
Termites and wood-infesting beetles Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust:
Apply Tempo 1% Dust to voids and galleries in damaged wood, in spaces between wooden structural members, and between the sill plate and foundation where wood is vulnerable. For inaccessible areas, drill into the damaged wood or wall voids and then inject dust using a suitable directional injector.
Termite carton nests Treatment with Tempo 1% Dust:
Termite carton nests in building voids may be injected with a pointed injection tool at varying depths. For best results, remove carton nests material when possible.
Please follow product label instructions to insure proper application for particular insect pest infestations