Octenol Mosquito Attractant (1-octen-3-ol)* is a naturally occurring by-product that comes from plants and some animals, such as oxen and cows, that ingest large amounts of vegetable matter. Studies have shown that Octenol Mosquito Attractant, when combined with carbon dioxide, is highly attractive to many species of mosquitoes, no-see-ums, and biting midges. American Biophysics offers Octenol Mosquito Attractant, which when used in conjunction with carbon dioxide, enhances catch rates for the Mosquito Magnet®. Details & Specifications
Our research shows that Octenol Mosquito Attractant can increase the catch rates of no-see-ums by 3 to 4 times. The Octenol Mosquito Attractant is in the form of a packet with a peel-off top that is inserted into the Mosquito Magnet.
The Octenol Mosquito Attractant needs to be replaced every 21 days. Please note: The cartridge which contains the Mosquito Attractant will not dissolve, but the Octenol Mosquito Attractant will evaporate and no longer be effective after 21 days. Be sure to replace attractant according to instructions. To be used in place of the attractant but to be hung outside the unit and not put into the attractant cup. Package of 2 should last up to 42 days. Octenol consists of a wax blend (to hold the consistency in the cartridge) with 1-Octen-3-ol (alcohol based fragrance).
It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent it's labeling.To install or Replace the Dragonfly Octenol Lure : Using the Plastic twist tie from the Trap Body cord, thread one end through the hole on the top of the cartridge and tightly tie to the power cord at 3 inches from the top of the cord.Replace Octenol Mosquito Attractant lure every 30-40 days depending on ambient temperature. Instructions for Octenol Mosquito Attractant:
1. Cut Foil Pack Open of Octenol Mosquito Attractant by using Scissors.
2. Remove Octenol Mosquito Attractant Cartridge from Foil Pack.
3. Connect S Hook to Octenol Mosquito Attractant Cartridge.
4. Connect Other Side of S Hook to Mosquito Trap.
5. Wash Hands Thoroughly after installing Octenol Mosquito Attractant.
Please see package for Cautions and Instructions.
Storage and Disposal:
Store Octenol Mosquito Attractant product in a cool dry place and out of the reach of children until ready to use.Dispose of the used Octenol Mosquito Attractant lure by wrapping it in several layers of newspaper and dispose in the trash.
Octen-3-ol* 24.5% EPA Reg.No. 70909-3
75.5% EPA Est.No. 034824-CT-OO1 Total 100.0%
1 LURE (0.5 OZ.,15.2 GRAMS)
*Contents 3.72 grams Octenol per lure.
Keep Out of Reach of Children Product Features
Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals.
Octenol Mosquito Attractant is harmful if swallowed.Wash hands before eating,drinking,chewing gum,using tobacco or using bathroom facilities.
Avoid contact of areas under foil wrapper with skin and eyes.
FIRST AID for Octenol Mosquito Attractant If on Skin or Clothing Take of contaminated clothing.Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes.Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
If in eyes Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes.Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eyes.Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
If Inhaled Move person to fresh air.If person is not breathing call 911 or an ambulance, then give artificial respiration by mouth-to-mouth, if possible call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.
If Swallowed Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow.DO NOT induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor. DO NOT give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment.
- Increase the catch rates of no-see-ums by 3 to 4 times.
- Enhances catch rates for the Mosquito Magnet
- Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals.
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