Optigard Ant Gel Bait Insecticide

Product Overview

Ant control that’s clearly preferred.

Optigard® Ant gel bait, powered by the active ingredient thiamethoxam, offers unparalleled control of a broad spectrum of ants by ingestion and transfer of the clear, odorless and palatable 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
  • Contains a transparent formulation that 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 both ingestion and transfer to control ants and reduce customer callbacks
  • Attracts more ants, which ingest and share the bait with the colony for more thorough control
  • Formulation will not stain treated surfaces or give off strong odor, but will hold its shape without running, which can reduce 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

Download Supporting Optigard Ant Gel Bait Documents

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ANTSwers(PDF)

Learn more about identification, biology and Syngenta PPM solutions for ant control.

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Optigard Ant Gel Product Information Sheet(PDF)

Learn more about attractive and widely accepted formulation of Optigard Ant gel bait.

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