Paradise Nutrients Flea and Mite Dust is an all natural non toxic powder formula designed to assist your pets that may be affected with fleas or mites and unwanted nasties that may irritate. Paradise Nutrients Flea and Mite Dust is made from organic diatomite flour and essential oils that deter or eradicate unwanted parasites on your pets.
Diatomite Diatomaceous Earth also known as D.E., diatomite is a naturally occurring, soft, siliceous sedimentary rock that is easily crumbled into a fine white to off white powder. It has a particle size ranging from less than 3 micrometres to more than 1 millimetre, but typically 10 to 200 micrometres. Depending on the granularity, this powder can have an abrasive feel, similar to pumice powder and has a low density as a result of its high porosity. The typical chemical composition of oven-dried diatomaceous earth is 80 to 90% silica, and other minerals (attributed mostly to clay minerals)
How Does Flea and Mite Dust Work
To fleas and mites Diatomite is a lethal dust with microscopic sharp edges that cut through the insect’s or creatures protective covering, causing them to dry out, thus killing them when they are dusted. The other components of this product are the essential oils. These oils are fused into the diatomite leaving a fresh smell that the fleas and the mites don’t like. These oils also when rubbed against the flea or mite helps to destroy some of the waxes and bacteria of the eggs and adults that may be on your pets. PN Flea and Mite Dust may also work against ticks and mosquitoes.
Fleas and mites may also infect your pets beds and surrounding areas causing discomfort and hygiene problems for your family . Dusting your pets bed and surrounding area may also give your pets and family that extra protection..
Lemon Myrtle Extract
Organic Rice Flour
May assist with:-
Dust your pet. Also by dusting their bed & surrounding area may give extra protection. Suitable for dogs, cats, birds. Can be used to rake into the soil of your poultry shed and sprinkle on roosts.