Ammonia Makes Great Ant Killer

The water in my catfood moat evaporated, so I came home earlier today I found a river of ants in my kitchen. I didn't have any bug spray on hand (and wouldn't really want to spray toxins in the kitchen any way) so I decided to try some ammonia-based kitchen cleaner I had and it worked amazingly.

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  • 10 household tricks with everyday products - San Jose Mercury News
    ... vinegar, mixed with water, as a great (and green ... of a million ways to use this ammonia-alcohol ... some say it deters additional ant ...
    09/12/2014 - 5:37 am | View Link
  • Ten household tricks with everyday products - Contra Costa Times
    ... vinegar, mixed with water, as a great (and green ... of a million ways to use this ammonia-alcohol ... some say it deters additional ant ...
    09/11/2014 - 4:02 am | View Link
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  • Wichita Farmland Foods plant evacuated, man hospitalized after ammonia leak
    Workers of south Wichita’s Farmland Foods plant were forced to evacuate Saturday over a hazardous gas leak, according to Sedgwick County Dispatch. One man was taken to Via Christi Hospital St. Francis in critical condition following exposure, a ...
    06/7/2014 - 2:21 pm | View Link
  • ISS Crew Plans Emergency Spacewalk to Fix 'Very Serious' Ammonia Leak
    On late Thursday, "a very steady stream of flakes" was spotted drifting away from the space station — an apparent ammonia leak. The crew isn't in any danger, but an emergency spacewalk is being planned to inspect and fix it. Liquid ammonia is used as a ...
    10/4/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • 'Pink Slime' (beef parts paste with ammonia) good for kids, says Beef Products, Inc
    By adding the beef fat and trimmings, known to contain higher levels of E. Coli, salmonella, and other pathogens, then adding ammonia to kill said pathogens, they are able to save 3 cents off the cost of making a pound of beef. (2) So by adding ammonia to ...
    03/11/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • St. Lucie students use magnetic fields, ammonia in science fair projects
    Lance tested the effect of electromagnetic fields on ant colonies. His goal was to discover a way to avoid using harmful pesticides around the house. He said his research could ultimately benefit the environment and affect parents with children sensitive ...
    02/7/2012 - 7:45 am | View Link
  • Penalties announced following fatal ammonia leak
    WATERLOO -- State regulators issued more than $1 million in penalties against two companies following an ammonia leak at a Waterloo meat processor that killed one employee and severely injured a second. The Iowa Division of Labor Services announced ...
    12/27/2007 - 11:00 am | View Link
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  • Cyanide, Uranium, and Ammonium Nitrate: When Kids Really ...
    Here we are, in 2011, a.k.a. "The Future." We've made leaps and bounds in science that we couldn't even imagine 50 years ago. You'd think t...
    10/1/2014 - 5:31 pm | View Website
  • Swine housing Publications
    Parameters to Consider in Breeding Herd Facility System Development The decision to replace or remodel any swine housing system is of considerable short and long term ...
    10/1/2014 - 2:39 pm | View Website
  • What Cures Ant Bites? | eHow
    What Cures Ant Bites?. There aren't really any cures for ant bites or stings, but there are treatments to alleviate pain and reduce swelling. Most ants are capable of ...
    10/1/2014 - 7:51 am | View Website
  • Ammonia
    U.S. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Technical Information Service PB378 182 Ammonia National Research ...
    10/1/2014 - 5:20 am | View Website
  • Getting Rid of Ant Hills
    This is a guide about getting rid of ant hills. There are a variety of ways both natural and chemical for getting rid of ant hills.
    09/30/2014 - 8:31 pm | View Website
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