Optigard Ant Gel Bait Insecticide

Product Overview

Let ants take home something other than bread crumbs

Ant Control That’s Clearly Preferred

Clear, odorless ant gel bait with an extremely palatable formula for maximum ant control

Optigard® Ant Gel Bait insecticide, powered by the active ingredient thiamethoxam, offers unparalleled control of a broad spectrum of ants by ingestion and transfer of the clear and odorless bait for effective colony control.

Key Features

  • Powered by the active ingredient, thiamethoxam with an extremely palatable formula that is readily transferred throughout the colony
  • Transparent formulation stays clear throughout treatment and maintains a thicker consistency
  • Contains the most preferred  ant bait matrix in the industry
  • Packaged in a ready-to-use syringe with plunger for easy application

Key Benefits

  • Offers unparalleled control of a broad spectrum of ants, including Argentine, carpenter, ghost and other nuisance ant species by ingestion and transfer of the bait killing more ants and reducing customer call backs
  • Ants prefer Optigard Ant Gel bait: more ants are attracted, more ants ingest and more ants share the bait with the colony for a more complete kill. Better performance results in higher customer retention.
  • Formulation will not stain treated surfaces or give off strong odor but will hold its shape without running reducing customer complaints
  • Can be applied in cracks and crevices and is approved for use indoors and outdoors, resulting in one less worry for your technicians

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For indoor and outdoor control of structure-invading ants : excluding fire, harvester and pharaoh ants. FOR USE IN COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL AND RESIDENTIAL AREAS. Use sites include residential areas and institutional, warehousing and commercial establishments (including warehouses, restaurants, food processing plants, supermarkets, hospitals, nursing homes, motels, hotels, schools, apartments, aircraft, buses, boats/ships, trains).

Active Ingredient(s): Thiamethoxam


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Currently Approved Use Sites
  • Commercial Pest Control
  • General Pest
  • Pest Management
  • Residential Pest Control
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