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Product Name: Prelude termiticide/insecticide

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Identifying information, including U.S. EPA registration number, product registration status, formulation and warning label, as well as links to sources of product labels and MSDS information.
Summary of the toxicity properties of each active ingredient and the percent of each active ingredient in the product.
Approved uses for the product by general use type, pest, and crop or location.
Product registration history, including initial date registered, date cancelled (if applicable), and date registration was transferred (if applicable).
Name, address, and identifying number of the company that registered the product. Name and address of the agent, if applicable.
Complete list of names under which this product is sold. Often a company will register a single product and then sell the same product under many different brand names. The 'Distributor Name' list is a complete list of these names.

Product Identification for Prelude termiticide/insecticide

Basic Identification Information About This Product
MSDS and Product Label
U.S. EPA Product Reg No
Product Registration Status
Acute Hazard Warning Label
Restricted Use Product
PAN Bad Actor Product:
No. of names this product is sold under
Emulsifiable concentrate
3 Caution
Not Listed
1 (See bottom of page for complete list of products)

Toxicity for Prelude termiticide/insecticide

Summary Toxicity Information for the Active Ingredients in this Product
For detailed chemical information click on the chemical names below

Active Ingredients
Chemical Name
Percent Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Permethrin 25.6 %
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page for each active ingredient.

Other Ingredients in this Product

By U.S. law, only active ingredients (AIs) are reported. In addition to active ingredients, pesticide products may contain one or more "inert" ingredients. Many "inert" ingredients in current use have known adverse human and environmental effects.

U.S. EPA statement on inerts      U.S. EPA list of inerts     NCAP Inerts Report (pdf)


Registered Uses in the U.S. for Prelude termiticide/insecticide


Insecticide , Miticide


No pest , Pillbugs , Sowbugs , Centipedes , Millipedes , Scorpions , Spiders , Ticks , House dust mite complex , Brown dog tick , Leafrollers , Leafminers , Wood infesting insects , Earwigs , Termites , Drywood termites , Formosan termite , Subterranean termites , Fleas , Citrus thrips , Firebrat , Silverfish , Ambrosia beetles , Powderpost beetles , Wood boring beetles , Flour beetles , Anobiid beetles , Deathwatch beetle , Bostrichid beetle , Ground beetles , Old house borer , Cerambycid bark beetles , Leaf beetles , Elm leaf beetle , Root weevils (adult) , Carpet beetle , Larder beetle , Japanese beetle , Bark beetles , Darkling beetles , Flies , Cluster fly , Mosquitoes , House fly , Stable fly , Fungus gnats , Drain flies , Bed bug , Bat bugs , Chinch bug , Seed bugs , Boxelder bug , Lace bugs , Whiteflies , Aphids , Leafhoppers , Mealybugs , Bees , Wasps , Ants , Carpenter ants , Fire ant , Carpenter bee , Leafeating caterpillars , Gypsy moth (larvae) , Gypsy moth (adult) , Beet armyworm , Cabbage looper , Heliothis caterpillars , Bagworm , Sod webworms , Indian meal moth , Cockroaches , Asian cockroach , Crickets , Mole crickets , Grubs , Borers

Crops and Locations

Ornamental flowering plants (foliar treatment) , Ornamental foliage plants (foliar treatment) , Ornamental plants (interior plantscapes) , Ornamental evergreens (foliar treatment) , Ornamental turf (parks) (foliar treatment) , Ornamental turf (recreation areas) (foliar treatment) , Ornamental turf (athletic fields) (foliar treatment) , Ornamental ground covers (foliar treatment) , Ornamental lawns (foliar treatment) , Ornamental woody shrubs (foliar treatment) , Ornamental trees (foliar treatment) , Ornamental trees (injection treatment) , Ornamental trees (trunks) , Livestock buildings (enclosed premise treatment) , Livestock feedlots (enclosed premise treatment) , Livestock stables (enclosed premise treatment) , Hog houses (enclosed premise treatment) , Pet bedding , Pet sleeping quarters , Poultry houses (enclosed premise treatment) , Barns (indoor) , Barns (outdoor) , Basements , Closets , Domestic dwellings (indoor) , Domestic dwellings (outdoor) , Hotels/motels/tourist courts (non-food areas) , Furniture , Furniture (upholstered) , Rugs/carpets , Concrete slabs (soil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Terrestrial structures (soil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Wood structures (masonry joints) (soil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Wood structures (nonsoil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Poles/posts (soil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Wood poles/posts (soil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Shelving , Wood (nonsoil contact nonfumigation treatment) , Parks (soil treatment) , Building foundations (foliar treatment) , Buildings (nonagricultural) (perimeter) (soil treatment) , Building foundations (soil treatment) , Rights-of-way (utility) (soil treatment) , Rights-of-way (pipeline) (soil treatment) , Construction yards , Residential areas (outdoor) , Buildings (exterior) , Fencerows (foliar treatment) , Aircraft (nonfeed/nonfood) (residual general treatment) , Buses (nonfeed/nonfood) (residual general treatment) , Boats/ships (residual general treatment) , Trailers (empty) , Trucks (nonfeed/nonfood) (residual general treatment) , Railroad boxcars (feed/food-empty) (residual general treatment) , Food processing plants (indoor inedible) , Dairies (indoor inedible) , Eating establishments (indoor inedible) , Food marketing/storage/distribution facilities (indoor inedible) , Hospitals (indoor inedible) , Hospitals (outdoor inedible) , Commercial/institutional/industrial buildings (outdoor inedible) , Electric power transformers (underground) , Mattresses , Human bedding , Garbage rooms , Refuse storage areas (outdoor) , Ant hills , Masonry , Tank mix

U.S. Product Registration History for Prelude termiticide/insecticide

U.S. EPA Product Reg No:
Product Registration Status:
Approval Date:
Feb 23, 2001  

Company and Agent Information for Prelude termiticide/insecticide

Manufacturer Agent Distributor
Amvac chemical corporation
4695 macarthur court, suite 1200
Newport beach, CA 92660
Company Number: 005481
No Agent, See Company Info. No Additional Distributor, See Company Info.

Distributor Names for Prelude termiticide/insecticide

Product names Distributor Product Type Approval Date Cancellation Date
Prelude termiticide/insecticide Amvac chemical corporation Parent Product Feb 23, 2001 Active
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