IR3535 Ethyl-butylacetylaminopropionate (EBAAP)

repellent containing IR3535 Ethyl-butylacetylaminopropionate

Ethyl butylacetylaminopropionate (EBAAP) is an insect repellent sold under the trade name IR3535 (Trademark owned by Merck). It is very effective against ticks, mosquitoes, biting midges, horseflies, fleas, and many other bugs.  Even different types of wasps and bees don’t like the smell and stay away. What is ethyl butyl-acetylaminopropionate? Ethyl butyl-acetylamino propionate is a … Read more

Neem Oil – Natural Tick Repellent

neem tree with flower

In nature, plants serve as the basis of the food chain. Since plants cannot run away, they have developed other mechanisms to protect themselves from predators. They naturally produce substances that have a deterrent or toxic effect on predators. The seeds of the neem tree (Azadirachta indica) provide neem oil, which has been used as … Read more

Geraniol Natural Repellent Against Ticks, Fleas An Mosquitos

geranium

Geraniol is an essential oil, a natural compound that many plants produce to protect themselves from feeding insects. It can be used on humans and pets to provide reliable protection against ticks, mosquito fleas and other nuisances. The Geraniol natural repellent does not get into the bloodstream but protects purely by external action through a … Read more

What Is DEET And How Does It Repel Bugs

Mosquito What Is DEET And How Does It Repel Bugs

DEET is a chemical insect repellent. It is very effective against various blood-sucking insects such as mosquitoes, mites, fleas, bedbugs, black flies and ticks. It is estimated that more than 200 million people use repellents containing DEET each year. Based on the study situation, but also during the millions of years of DEET’s use, no … Read more

Picaridin vs DEET – Which Bug Repellent Is Better?

picaridin vs deet

The less you are bitten by ticks and mosquitoes, the lower the risk of becoming infected with tick-borne or mosquito-borne diseases. Effective protection against ticks and mosquito bites is best achieved with a combination of effective insect repellents combined with protective long-sleeved clothing. Picaridin vs Deet Insect repellents combine one or more repelling agents to … Read more