Part 3: products and methods for pest control in storage

A= allowed to be used

R= restricted (must be approved by the PGS before use)

Input

A/R

Details and conditions

Pesttraps

A

There are various traps, e.g. mechanical traps, sticky traps, light traps.

Properly dispose of dead bodies of rats, etc.

Wood ash

A

Mixed with seeds for insect control.

Motor oil (used)

R

Used as insect trap (in combination with black light)

Vegetable oil

A

Used in seed storage.

Pyrethrin (extract from natural pyrethrum)

R

Storage areas only, must not come in contact with organic product

Pheromones

A

Substance used to attract insects into traps and reduce insect population.

Ultrasound

A

Used to confuse and discomfort pests.

 

Part 4: Products Used as Cleansing Agents and Disinfectants

A= allowed to be used

R= restricted (must be approved by the PGS before use)

Input

A/R

Details and conditions

Dish washing detergent

A

For cleaning of containers and equipment used in food processing.

Washing detergent

A

For cleaning equipment and space

Ethyl alcohol

A

For cleaning containers

Hydrogen peroxide

R

For disinfection of processing equipment only and must wash with hot water before begin processing.