Summit Launches New Website…
Published by SummitChem
July 29, 2010

Summit Chemical Company, based in Baltimore, Maryland, is proud to announce a newly updated and improved website. The new site, at, offers full descriptions of the company’s insect control and pond care products, including updated product documentation and material safety data sheets.

For the first time, visitors to can also visit the company’s online store to purchase Summit products.

Summit is best known for its environmentally friendly “responsible solutions” products such as Mosquito Dunks®, Mosquito Bits® and Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil. Summit also makes a line of pond control products that includes Clear-Water Barley Straw Planters, Barley Straw Bales and Barley Straw Flakes.

Mosquito Dunks® are America’s best selling natural mosquito control product because they kill mosquitoes before they’re old enough to bite! ®. The active ingredient in Mosquito Dunks® is B.t.i. (Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies israelensis) a bacterium that is toxic specifically to mosquito larvae. B.t.i. is not harmful to fish, birds, beneficial insects, people, domestic animals or wildlife. Mosquito Dunks® have been approved by the EPA for use in fish habitats, and the Dunks® are approved for use in organic production and gardening. Each Mosquito Dunk® lasts up to 30 days and treats 100 square feet of surface water.

Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil is an environmentally responsible insecticide that kills a wide variety of insect pests including aphids, whiteflies, spider mites, mealybugs, scale, thrips, fungus gnats, certain caterpillars, leaf beetle larvae and more. Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil is a light-weight horticultural oil that can be used any time during the year because it won’t harm plant buds, shoots and leaves. Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil contains no harsh chemicals, and it is approved for organic production and gardening. Unlike chemical pesticides, Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil literally smothers insects to death. Because of its low toxicity, Summit Year-Round® Spray Oil can be used on garden crops and fruit trees right up to the day of harvest.

The new site at will soon contain a blog where product tips, user ratings, and questions and answers will be posted. Current events and news will be periodically updated and offer information on new products. There is also a Media Room where news releases, high resolution photos, product ads and other information can be downloaded.

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“We want the new website to be as informative and interactive as possible,” said Zachary Cohen, Web Coordinator for Summit. “We will be listening to our website visitors to get their input on how we can make the site a valuable tool for consumers, retailers of our products and members of the media.”

Zachary Cohen

Randy Schultz, Schultz Communications

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