Orthene PCO Pellets Insecticide
Pesticide Concentrate with Acephate
Orthene PCO is used to apply within industrial, institutional and commercial buildings, including restaurants, warehouses, stores, hospitals, hotels, manufacturing plants and ships. Not for use in feed processing areas in feed handling establishments. This product is not for indoor residential use.
Similar to Acephate PCO Pro.
Cockroaches, Ants, Crickets and Firebrats: Apply
as a coarse, low pressure spot spray, crack and crevice spray or with a paint
brush to localized areas where these pests are found or normally occur.
Including corners of rooms and closets, around television sets and radios, along
and behind baseboards, around and under sinks, dishwashers, washing machines,
refrigerators, stoves and cabinets; areas where plumbing enters or leaves the
room or other areas inhabited by these pests.
Earwigs, Pillbugs and Sowbugs: Apply as a coarse, low pressure spot spray to areas around doors and windows, storage areas, baseboards and other areas where these pests may enter or be found.
Pantry Pests - Exposed Stages (Confused Flour Beetle, Indian Meal Moth and Trogoderma): Apply Orthene PCO Pellets at 1.0% as a spot application to pantry and cupboard shelves where food containers suspected of being infested are stored. Prior to spraying, remove all foodstuffs, shelving paper and utensils. Do not replace the food packages until the surface has dried. Replace shelving paper. Infested food packages should be destroyed.
Wasps: Apply Orthene PCO Pellets as a spot application at 0.5% to 1.0% to the nest, nest entrance, and surrounding areas where the wasps alight. Wasps are generally less active early and late in the day, so it is advisable that nests should be treated during these times.
Perimeter Treatment: To control Cockroaches,
Ants (including Imported Fire Ants), Pillbugs and Earwigs apply Orthene PCO
Pellets at 0.5% to 1.0% to a band of soil 6 to 10 feet adjacent to the
structure; also to a height of 2 to 3 feet on the foundation where pests may be
active or may find entrance. Also, apply as a residual spray or with a
paint brush to surfaces of buildings, window frames, shutters, entry ways,
screens, eaves, patios, garages, carports, around garbage areas and other areas
where these pests congregate.
Ants (including Imported Fire Ants) in Mounds within
a treated perimeter or other non-crop areas: In order to control a mound
or nest, a drench treatment is necessary. For mound drench treatment,
dissolve on packet of Orthene PCO Pellets in 9 gallons of water. Apply on
gallon of mix to each mound by sprinkling mound until it is wet and treat a four
foot diameter circle around the mound.
For Application as Spot Treatment: Spot treatments may be applied at moderate pressure (up to 35 psi) using a coarse fan tip. For spot treatments, no individual spot will exceed two square feet.
Mix Orthene PCO Pellets according to dilution chart. Apply as a spot treatment using coarse fan spray to areas inhabited by cockroaches. Treat areas such as baseboards, under and behind refrigerators, stoves, dishwashing and other equipment as well as in storage areas, closets, sinks, cabinets, around windows, doors and water pipes. Spot treatment should also include underside of drawers, shelves and other sites where cockroaches frequent or travel.
Food Handling Establishments: For use in Federally Inspected Meat and Poultry Plants and places other than private residences in which exposed food is held, processed, prepared or served.
Food Areas - Application Limited to Spot and / or Crack and crevice Treatment Only: Includes areas for receiving, storage, packing (canning, bottling, wrapping, boxing) preparing, edible waste storage and enclosed processing systems (mills, dairies, edible oils, syrups). Spray concentration shall be limited to a maximum of 1.0% active ingredient. Apply in small amounts directly into cracks and crevices using equipment capable of delivering a pin stream of insecticide in points between different elements of construction, between equipment and floors, openings leading to voids and hollow spaces in walls, equipment legs and bases, where labeled insects hide. Care should be taken to avoid depositing this product onto exposed surfaces or introducing the material into the air. Avoid contamination of food or food processing surfaces. Applications of this product in the food areas of food handling establishments, other than as a spot and / or crack and crevice treatment are not permitted.
Non-Food Areas: Includes garbage rooms, lavatories, floor drains (to sewer entries and vestibules, offices, locker rooms, machine rooms, boiler rooms, garages, mop closets and storage.) Spray concentration shall be limited to a maximum of 1.0% active ingredient. Apply to baseboard areas, around water pipes, surfaces behind and beneath sinks, lockers, tables, pallets and similar areas where insects hide or through which they may enter.
Serving Areas: Facilities where prepared foods are served, such as dining rooms, but excluding areas where foods may be prepared or held. Apply as a spot treatment to selective surfaces such as baseboards, under elements of construction into cracks and crevices. Avoid treating surfaces likely to be contacted by food. (Do not apply when facility is in operation or foods are exposed.) Do not allow spray or mist to contact food, foodstuffs or water supplies. Dishes and food handling utensils should be thoroughly washed in soap and water if exposed to contamination by the application of this product. Do not allow children or pets to come into contact with treated surfaces until sprays have dried.
Avoid contamination of food or food processing surfaces.
Caution: Do not apply directly to carpet as staining
Each box of Orthene PCO contains 10 packs, each pack containing 1.40 ounces of Acephate concentrate. Each pack will make 1 to 2 gallons of insecticide solution.