Slug & Snail Killer

Where to buy

Slug and Snail Killer utilises the very latest technology in slug and snail control, ensuring that precious plants are protected from these pests. The unique TR3799 Low Dose Technology Metaldehyde which is exceptionally tough on slugs and snails and is showerproof. What makes Slug and Snail Killer so special? The unique technology used to ensure that each pellet contains many more, smaller particles of metaldehyde, making it easier for slugs and snails to consume.  It also ensures that the metaldehyde in Slug and Snail Killer pellets is FIVE times more effective*.  This allows high performance with low active ingredient.  Each particle has a unique coating which masks the taste of the chemical to slugs & snails.

    • 5x more effective*
    • Tough on slugs & snails
    • Fast acting
    • Showerproof

     

     

Available sizes: 801 g

When to use

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How to use

When to use

Best results are obtained when applied on a warm damp evening when slugs and snails are likely to appear.

Slug and Snail Killer pellets remain showerproof under normal weather conditions, eventually breaking down naturally in the soil.  However for best results it is advisable NOT to apply just before rain is expected.

Caution:  When applying the product near food crops care should be taken to avoid pellets becoming trapped or resting in leaves.

Where to use

Use around plants when slugs or snails are found or at signs of damage.

How to use

THERE IS NO NEED TO REMOVE THE CAP

CAP has 3 settings - OFF / ON / DOSE

To Scatter:-

  1. Squeeze the tabs on the sides of the cap inwards as indicated by the arrows ‘1’
  2.    Turn the cap 90o so the arrow is pointing to ‘ON
  3.   Gently shake the bottle to scatter pellets thinly

To apply a 4g measure dose to treat 5 sqm:-

  1. Squeeze the tabs on the sides of the cap inwards as indicated by the arrows ‘1’
  2.    Turn the cap 180o so the arrow is pointing to ‘DOSE
  3.    Initially – turn the bottle upside down then upright to charge the dosing chamber.
  4.    To dose – turn upside down and gently shake the bottle to scatter pellets thinly over 5 sqm
  5.   To repeat – turn upright then upside down for further applications.

Turn to ‘OFF’ after use.

Gently shake to scatter pellets thinly wherever slugs and snails are to be found.  Applying approx 75 pellets per square metre.  Do not pile into heaps.

Dosage

75 g pellets is required to treat 100 square metres

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Regulatory information

Protection during use

  • AVOID ALL CONTACT BY MOUTH
  • WHEN USING DO NOT EAT, DRINK OR SMOKE
  • WASH HANDS AND EXPOSED SKIN AFTER USE
  • If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand

Environmental protection

  • Do not contaminate water with the product or its container
  • Do not empty into drains

Storage and disposal -UK

  • Keep out of reach of children
  • KEEP IN ORIGINAL CONTAINER tightly closed in a safe place
  • EMPTY CONTAINER COMPLETELY and dispose of safely
  • DO NOT RE-USE CONTAINER for any purpose
  • Dispose of contents/container to a household waste recycling centre as hazardous waste except for empty containers which can be disposed of in the dustbin. Contact your local council for details.
  • Protect from frost

Extended information

* It takes 5 times less TR3799 metaldehyde® in Slug and Snail Killer pellets to kill the average sized slug compared to standard metaldehyde.