The system sprays a very fine mist of a dilute insecticide through a nozzle circuit that is installed around the perimeter of a backyard or other area where people want to spend time outdoors. The mist kills insects on contact.
The active ingredient in the insecticides most commonly used in our systems is comprised of chemicals called pyrethrins, which are derived from the extract of chrysanthemums.
The most common use of the systems is to control mosquitoes, but the materials used are known as “broad spectrum” insecticides.
The system’s controller is typically timed to automatically spray a few times a day for 45 to 60 second duration. The mists are usually programmed for the times around dawn, dusk and in the evening when the mosquitoes are most active and the homeowner wants to be outside.
The systems are also equipped to mist on demand by pressing a button on a remote control.
Studies have shown that the effectiveness of this system can be up to 90% reduction rate of pest