Timbor 1.5 lbs BAG (8 bags total of 12 Lbs). THIS LISTING IS FOR A CASE OF 8 BAGS OF TIMBOR.Timbor is an insecticide, fungicide and wood preservative for the protection and treatment of lumber against fungal decay and wood destroying insects. Timbor is a water soluble, inorganic borate salt with insecticidal and fungicidal properties. It is an effective treatment for wood to kill and prevent infestations of decay fungi including white rot, brown rot i. Timbor is also effective for the prevention and control of wood destroying insects such as Subterranean Termites, Drywood Termites, Dampwood Termites, Powderpost Beetles, "False" Powderpost Beetles, Deathwatch and Furniture Beetles, Old House Borers, Carpenter Ants, and Bark and Timber Beetles.
Timbor does not treat mold or prevent mold from growing. Wood destroying organisms including: Termites, Beetles, Carpenter Ants.
Interior and exterior as an insecticide, fungicide, or wood preservative. Can be used as a foam, liquid, or dust.
1.5 pounds of Timbor will treat up to 200 sq. Use as a dust against several insects. Refer to product label for complete details and instructions. This listing is for A CASE OF 8 bags, a total of 12 lbs tim-bor. Timbor can be used as a Dust, Liquid, or Foam.It is water soluble, economical, odorless and can be used in conjnction with fumigation for residual protection. It is formulated with a concern for the environment. Timbor is only absorbed 1/4 inch into the wood and leaves a white powdery coating. Timbor FAQ What is Timbor? Timbor is wood preservative that works as an insecticide and fungicide. What is the active ingredient in Timbor? The active ingredient in is disodium octaborate tetrahydrate a natural borate compound. What is a borate compound? Borate compounds are derived from mineral deposits that contain the element Boron. These compounds are use in the production of many products including ceramics, glass and medicines and also work extremely well as insecticides and fungicides.
Why is Timbor considered a insecticide and fungicide? Insects are exposed to the active ingredient by eating treated wood or by ingestion while grooming.
Borates are a contact toxicant to fungi. The borates prevent metablolism of food by insects and fungi causing death.Timbor is applied the surface of bare wood as a liquid. It can also be applied as a dust into void attic and wall void areas for labeled insect control. How does Timbor work as a wood preservative? When Timbor is applied as a liquid to the surface of bare wood it diffuses into the wood to make the wood itself toxic to wood destroying organisms such as wood decay fungus or drywood termites. Is Timbor concentrate a liquid?
Timbor comes in a powder form that is used as a powder or mixed with water to form a liquid solution. To create a 10% solution mixone pound of Timbor to one gallon of water. This solution must be applied twice to a bare wood surface. To create a 15% solutionmix 1.5 pounds of Timbor to one gallon of water. This solution can be applied only once to the wood surface.
Is Timbor labeled to treat wood decay fungus? Tim-bor is labeled for the control and prevention of wood decay fungi including white rot, brown rot, poria and wet rots.
Is Timbor labeled for the control of carpenter ants? Timbor is labeled for the control and prevention of carpenter ants by applying Tim-bor dust into active ant galleries and into areas where ants may enter the structure. What wood destroying organisms is Timbor labeled to control? Timbor is labeled for the control and prevention of drywood termites, wood destroying beetles, wood decay fungi, carpenter ants and termites. Timbor can be foamed using equipment designed for foaming applications.
Foaming requires a 15% solution in conjunction with a foaming agent. A dry foam is recommended for best results. Does Timbor effect ornamental plants? Yes, over spray on plants or spills near the plant roots can kill or retard plant growth. The reason for this policy is it is impossible for me to know which countries allow which product into their country because the laws change so often.
I hope you understand why I have this policy. For every country, state, county, city, province, etc.