Aerosol FAQs

1. Are Air Wick aerosols water-based?

Our Life Scents Premium aerosol is water-based whilst our other aerosols contain alcohol and water.

2. How long does the product last in the air?

Fragrance longevity depends on how much product is sprayed, the area's ventilation, and the existence of odor in the air prior to using the product.

3. Can the product be used to kill ants and bugs?

No, the product is not meant to be used as insecticide.

4. How should the product be disposed of?

If the can is full, put it in the regular trash.

If empty, the can is recyclable. 

5. Why can't the product be used outside?

The effectiveness of the product would be diminished outdoors since the open air will make the product dissipate more quickly.

6. Is the product safe to be used around children and pets?

Yes, when used as directed, the product can be used around children and pets (except birds). However, this product should not be used directly on pets. Refer to the safety requirements on individual products pack and question below for additional information.

7. Is the product safe to be used around birds?

Birds are sensitive to fragrances and have delicate respiratory systems. Therefore, caution should be used when using products such as this around birds. If you have other concerns, please contact your vet.

8. How do I use aerosols?

Keep can upright when spraying. Spraying upside down may not release fragrance properly.

9. What are the safety requirements?

Always read individual products pack safety direction.


KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDRENCAUTION: CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE. CONTAINERMAY EXPLODE IF HEATED. May irritate eyes. DO NOT get in eyes, on skin or clothing. Avoid over spraying in confined areas. DO NOT breathe aerosol. DO NOT ingest. DO NOT spray directly on food. Prolonged or frequent skin contact may cause an allergic reaction. DO NOT spray towards face. DO NOT puncture or incinerate container. DO NOT burn. Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources.. DO NOT expose to heat or store at temperatures above 49 °C, as the container may burst.


FIRST AID TREATMENT: Contains ethyl alcohol, non-ionic surfactants and fragrance oils. If swallowed, call a Poison Control Centre or doctor immediately.


DO NOT induce vomiting.


If in eyes, rinse eyes with water. Remove any contact lenses and continue to rinse eyes for at Least 15 minutes. If irritation occurs, get medical attention. If on skin, wash area with soap and water. If irritation occurs, get medical attention. Discontinue use immediately and get medical attention if a reaction develops. Wash hands after handling.


NOTE TO PARENTS: Use only as directed. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhaling the contents can be harmful or fatal. Help stop inhalant abuse. For more information visit