For 0.025 percent active ingredient concentration of Tempo SC Ultra insecticide, add 8 milliliters, or 0.27 fluid ounces, to a gallon of water. A 0.05 percent concentration requires 16 milliliters, or 0.54 ounces, of the insecticide for the same amount of water.
The insecticide is intended for use on general household pests, such as ants, bedbugs, cockroaches, and pantry bugs, including larder beetles and Mediterranean flour moths. Food processing pests controlled by Tempo SC Ultra are fruit, phorid and sciarid flies. The higher concentration is specifically recommended for bees, wasps, yellow jackets and hornets. It is also the appropriate strength for severe infestations. The stronger solution kills more quickly, and its effects last longer.