insect repellent

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Synonyms for insect repellent

a chemical substance that repels insects

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A good way of comparing the natural and organic to a chemical is in things like bug repellents. Whether it's for you or your animals, many natural essential oils will be just as effective as a chemical with less toxic exposure and usually fewer reactions on the skin or lungs.
The heels were left at home and exchanged for walking boots and our new best friends were Compeed, bug repellent and anti-bacterial gel.
Each are long-lasting and the cedar has the advantage of being a natural bug repellent. Both perfume a dog nicely and give good insulation on cold nights.
The survey suggests that the worst things about the summer are sunburns and mosquitoes, so hosts would be wise to keep bug repellent and sunscreen around.
One tip is to pack an "explorer's kit"--complete with a magnifying glass, binoculars, containers for collecting, field guides, a notebook, bug repellent and band-aids--into a backpack and leave it by the door to facilitate spontaneous outdoor adventures.
Other essentials, depending on your environment: Bug repellent, first aid kit, compass, multi-tool, knives, small spear head, netting from a small landing net, trash bags, firearm (where legal).
He's given me bug repellent at the Loring Club before, and I've seen him give someone medicated ointment for their rash.
BUT WHAT IS THE STRENGTH BEHIND THE ARMY'S MIGHT STRENGTH LIES IN UNFORMS AND BUG REPELLENT, HELMETS AND BODY ARMOR, MRES AND WATER, VEHICLES AND FUEL.
Band-Aids, bug repellent, sunscreen, wet wipes, hand sanitizer, extra napkins, jackets and an extra blanket all ensure your time together will be comfortable and safe.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and all persons should bring proper footwear and clothing as well as pre-applied personal sun protection and bug repellent if desired.
From Cranford Manufacturing, makers of EZY[R] Climb Tree Steps, comes a new line of screw-in bow hangers and a new hanger for your ThermaCELL[R] bug repellent unit.
I took some photos, which are attached, and have now sprayed bug repellent on the tree.
Don't wear lotion that's a bug repellent and a sunscreen because:
Me: Walkman the size of a brick Josie: iPod Nano Me: On the Walkman, "Don't Stop Believin'," by Journey Josie: On the iPod, "Don't Stop Believin'," by the cast of Glee Me: Flowers in the Attic (Goth-y vaguely Victorian trashy lit) Josie: A Series of Unfortunate Events (Goth-y vaguely Victorian decent lit) Me: Asthma inhaler Josie: Asthma inhaler Me: Bug repellent with enough chemicals to defoliate a small island Josie: Hippie herbal insect repellent with organic catnip oil, organic rosemary, and organic lemongrass Me: Shabbat outfits consisting of flowered Gunne Sax dresses Josie: Shabbat outfits consisting of flowered Hanna Andersson dresses Me: armfuls of rubber Madonna "Goomie" bracelets Josie: armfuls of silicone Silly Bandz (modeled by Maxie because Josie is away at camp)
Earlier this week, a 67-year-old woman in Fujisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture, became sick after eating Nissin Food's Cup Noodle and a chemical normally found in bug repellent was later detected in the soup.