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Interceptor® G2

The second generation bed net, effective against mosquitoes resistant to insecticides. Long-lasting and sustainable.

Benefits of Interceptor® G2

  • Proven to be effective, even against insecticide-resistant mosquitoes
  • Safe and ready to use
  • Controls mosquitoes on contact with the net
  • Long-lasting performance
Interceptor® G2 from BASF is the first WHO-recommended mosquito net based on non-pyrethroid chemistry to beat insecticide-resistant mosquitoes. Its distinctive black and white stripes distinguish it from currently used mosquito nets. Volker Frenz, development chemist for Interceptor® G2, checks a net sample in the laboratory.

Effective against resistant mosquitoes

A combination of preventive measures is essential to eradicate malaria effectively and sustainably, including indoor residual spraying, larvicides and mosquito nets. The Interceptor® G2 net is treated with a new generation insecticide, chlorfenapyr, and is proven to be effective against mosquitoes that are resistant to conventional insecticides, as well as being safe and easy to use.

The discovery and innovation application of chlorfenapyr is a breakthrough for BASF in the fight against malaria.

 

The World Health Organization (WHO) has included Interceptor® G2 on its Prequalification (PQ) list. This means that BASF can bring Interceptor® G2 to market. A second product based on chlorfenapyr, Sylando® 240SC, an indoor spray for walls and ceilings is currently being evaluated by the WHO.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has included Interceptor® G2 on its Prequalification (PQ) list. This means that BASF can bring Interceptor® G2 to market. A second product based on chlorfenapyr, Sylando® 240SC, an indoor spray for walls and ceilings is currently being evaluated by the WHO.

Procuct brochure

Interceptor® G2

Product leaflet

Interceptor®G2

BASF editorial

Malaria - Beating the threat of increasing insecticide resistance

Interceptor® is not offered for sale in all countries. Please contact BASF's Public Health team for availability in your area.

Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use. Observe warning phrases and symbols.

Interceptor® is a registered trademark of BASF.

Public Health

Every year, more than one billion people suffer from mosquito-borne diseases such as malaria, dengue, chikungunya, West Nile Virus and yellow fever. Malaria alone affects over 200 million people and kills nearly 438,000 every year.

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Mosquitoes

Successful mosquito control is best achieved by recognition and treatment of breeding sites. A regular program of inspections should be organized so that insect activity is stopped at its very source.