A very effective and easy-to-use slug and snail control. Formulated to attract slugs and snails, then paralyze them until the sun dehydrates them and they die. Great for slug and snail control on hostas and impatients. Application rate: Sprinkle a ring of pellets around affected plants. 1 lb covers 4400 sq ft. Longer lasting all-weather formula effective up to 3 to 4 weeks. Formulation: Metaldehyde and Bitrex.