Hortico—Ant Killer Spray & Hortico Lawn Grub & Insect Killer

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Product description

Hortico Ant Killer Spray 200ml - APN 93656245. Hortico Lawn Grub & Insect Killer 200ml - APN 93656047.

Reasons the product is recalled

The active component of these products namely Diazinon, when contaminated with water, may produce toxic breakdown products. The Australian Pesticides & Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA)has therefore cancelled the registration and the associated lab.

The hazards to consumers

Adverse Reaction.

What consumers should do

If you have purchased the products please follow safety instructions as detailed on the product packaging; wrap product in paper and place in plastic bag prior to putting in a carton for collection. For further information contact Hortico Recall Hotline.


Arthur Yates & Co. Ltd

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Responsible regulator

Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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