Store Store Formic Pro indoors, in original container, out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry and well-ventilated area away from sulphuric acid, oxidizing agents, and sources of ignition and away from the reach of children.
Shelf life Formic Pro has a 2-year shelf life from date of manufacture. Always check the label on the box for the exact expiry date of each batch. Use before expiry date.
Use Formic Pro can be used throughout the active season and is best applied to the hive when the outdoor temperature range is between 15°C-25°C.
Warning Corrosive: contains formic acid. Do not allow the product to contact metal surfaces. Do not use with other acaricides against varroosis. Always leave 1 month between treatments. Avoid heat, sparks, and open flames. Do not eat, drink or smoke in areas of use or storage. Use caution when opening the container, especially in warm weather (i.e.: open outdoors and stay upwind). Keep separate to prevent cross contamination of other pesticides, fertilizer, food, or feed.
Important information
Do not use when daytime temperatures are outside the range of 10–29.5°C on the day of application. Do not use for treatment of colonies with less than 10,000 bees. A smaller colony might not be able to provide sufficient air flow to achieve
Active substance and content
In each strip formic pro strip there is 68.2g of formic acid which is the active ingredient. The strips are brown, semi-rigid to soft gel covered in a biodegradable laminated paper which maintains form.
Product size Box size: 310mm x 52mm x 105mm. Cardboard box containing a plastic liner (with resealable tape) with 2 sachets (4 strips)