Intrigue, developed in Australia by Bayer, is the world’s first termite dust containing a chitin synthesis inhibitor (CSI). Intrigue offers PCOs a welcome alternative to current dust treatments. Intrigue can be used to eradicate treated colonies. However, there may be more than one colony around a house so it is strongly recommended that a Premise soil treatment be applied.
What is the scheduling of Intrigue?
Intrigue is classified in Schedule 5 or Caution. It contains 80% triflumuron. Triflumuron has oral and dermal LD50s of>5000 mg/kg for rats.
What safety equipment is needed to use Intrigue?
When using chemicals wear cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist. Also elbow length rubber gloves and a disposable dust mask.