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Protect Picaridin Insect Spray

SKU: 2657
$14.95 (incl. gst)
Description
This is a safe and proven effective insect repellent. The active ingredient is Picaridin which is recommended by the World Health Organisation to prevent mosquito spread sicknesses. Unlike products that contain toxic DEET, Picaridin has been tested and found to be as effective as DEET. Picardin also has exceptional cosmetic properties in that it is gentile on the skin, non-greasy, pleasant smelling and won't melt plastics as DEET does! Picardin has a long lasting action, and is widely effective. It is non-toxic, non-irritant, won't melt plastics, is pregnancy safe, good to use on children 2+ years old, and is Biodegradable. It works on a broad spectrum of insects, it is not sticky or greasy.

The Australian Army Malaria Institute (AMI) testing in Australia conducted a comparative evaluation of repellents containing either Picardin or DEET against pest and vector mosquitos. In night time tests, 19.2% Picardin provided greater than 95% protection for seven hours. Picardin provided unusally long periods of protection against Aedes, Culex and Anopheles mosquito species.Repels Mosquitoes, Flies, Sandflies, and other biting insects for up to 6 hours and Repels Ticks for up to 4 hours.
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This is a safe and proven effective insect repellent.The active ingredient is Picaridin which is recommended by the World Health Organisation to prevent mosquito spread sicknesses.

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