Diatomaceous earth can be used as a natural insecticide. Its abrasive
qualities causes pests to die of dehydration. It
can be used in the home, garden, and is safe around animals. (it is often used in chicken enclosures and mixed in an animal bath to keep pests away). Many indoor pests including cockroaches, silverfish, spiders, moth larvae and even fleas are impacted by diatomaceous earth. Diatomaceous earth’s silica particles are small, have a high
surface area, and are angular in shape, which gives it it's a mild abrasive
properties. As a result It is frequently used as an abrasive in some products such as toothpastes, facial scrubs, and metal polishes.Our product is non-calcined which means it is safe for human and animal use. Please make sure you do not purchase a calcined version elsewhere as this is not safe for either humans or pets.