Central Life Sciences manufactures and markets some of the most recognized professional and consumer brands in the veterinary, animal health, specialty pest control and public health/vector control markets.


Market-focused, Central Life Sciences expands the use of proprietary molecules through innovation, unique formulations, regulatory proficiency and efficient manufacturing capabilities. The result is a dynamic company with a diverse portfolio of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Federal Drug Administration (FDA) registered products. Central Life Sciences discovered the insect growth regulators (IGR) methoprene, hydroprene and kinoprene over 40 years ago and specializes in working on a number of active ingredients, plus patents on formulation and delivery technologies. IGRs break the insect life cycle by preventing maturation or reproduction and protect public and animal health in mosquito control and fire ant markets, commodities in stored grains, agriculture and greenhouse environments, and in areas where professionally-applied insect control product are used. Central Life Sciences is part of Central Garden & Pet, a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet and lawn and garden supplies markets.

Our Vision

For insect control remedies recommended by a professional, we manufacture products used to effectively control economic-threatening, nuisance and disease-carrying insects in the specialty agricultural and public health markets. Central Life Sciences manufactures and markets leading consumer brands in the equine, companion animal care and veterinary markets.

Our Mission

Central Life Sciences is dedicated to improving the health, well-being, and the protection of companion animals, economic animals, plants, stored grains, and the environment. To enhance the quality of life through products that are researched and developed in a scientific environment, we create trusted consumer and professionally-applied goods to control economic, nuisance and disease-carrying insects; products for nutrition and behavior modification; and products used in support of human and animal health.