In compliance with N.J.A.C. Title 7, Chapter 30 the Middlesex County Mosquito Commission may be applying insecticides for the control of adult mosquito populations on an area-wide basis, as needed, throughout Middlesex County during the period of May 1st, 2014 through October 31st, 2014. In order to reduce the number of nuisance and vector mosquitoes in the specified area(s), the following adult mosquito control products will be applied from the ground by truck or handheld equipment and/or by aircraft, all using low volume (LV) or ultra-low volume (ULV) techniques.
Fyfanon® ULV Mosquito (Malathion) (FYFANON® – Fact Sheet) and /or
Zinevex® E4 RTU (Etofenprox) (ZINEVEX®-NJDEP Fact Sheet)
If residents wish further information, they can contact their local health department or call the National Pesticide Information Center 1.800.858.7378 or visit their website at the following link: http://npic.orst.edu. The Commission (732-549-0665) operates a message machine 24 hours a day/7 days a week for individuals who cannot call during our working hours, 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM.
Please Note: Treatments for adult mosquitoes will be done on streets on a limited and localized basis within the specified area(s). Treatment time for a specific street is not possible (Rain date-mostly next day). If the conditions are not ideal, the treatment will not be conducted.