Soap Products
Pesticide Classification
__ Herbicide __ Fungicide
__Bactericide
_X Insecticide/Miticide
__ Molluscicide __ Repellent
Properties Properties Properties
__ Selective
__ Non-selective

__ Pre-emergent
__ Post-emergent

__ Systemic
__ Contact
__ Broad Spectrum
__ Specific

__ Systemic
__ Non-systemic

__ Protectant
__ Eradicant
__ Synthetic
__ Biological
__ Oil
_X Soap
__ Botanical
__ Other
_X Broad-spectrum
__ Specific

__ Systemic
_X Non-systemic

_X Contact poison
__ Stomach poison
__ Other

Common Brand Names:

Bonide Insecticidal Soap RTU
Concern Insect Killing Soap RTU
Earth-tone Insecticidal Soap (Concentrate & RTU)
Natria Insecticidal Soap RTU
Natural Guard Insecticidal Soap Concentrate
Safer Fruit & Vegetable Insect Attack RTU
Safer Houseplant Insecticidal Soap RTU
Schultz Garden Safe Insecticidal Soap RTU

Chemical Action and Usages: The insecticidal soap products listed are in a ready-to-use (RTU) trigger spray container for foliar treatment of certain fruit trees, ornamentals, houseplants and vegetable crops. This product may be used up to the day of harvest. Non-toxic soap solution is a contact material which penetrates and breaks down the insect's protective coating and disrupts the normal functioning of the insect cell membranes. This product is registered for use against aphids, crickets, lace bugs, leafhoppers, mealybugs, soft scales (crawlers), thrips and whiteflies. Thoroughly cover all plant surfaces.

Cautions/Instructions: Read the label carefully of the brand you have selected. Apply the product according to the instructions on the label.

Toxicity: Moderate eye irritant, but other wise non-toxic to humans. Not toxic to birds, pets or the adult forms of many beneficial insects such as ladybugs, praying mantis and others when used according to directions.