1 At concentrations of 3% or greater (the concentration used in acaricides), benzyl benzoate is categorized as a Class 3 hazardous material. Direct contact with this substance irritates the skin and eyes. Do not inhale. These products are not suitable for pregnant women.
2 Neem oil is a very effective insecticide. It is toxic when ingested and is effective because it attacks the neurosecretory cells of the insects’ brains while also inhibiting their growth hormones. Its safety for use near humans has not yet been conclusively proven.