icaridin


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icaridin

n icaridina, picaridina (esp. Amer)
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Some of the insect repellents approved by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and proven safe and effective are DEET, picaridin or icaridin, oil of lemon eucalyptus (OLE), para-menthane-diol (PMD), 2-undecanone and IR3535.
The report takes a closer look at the demand dynamics of various composition types in the home insecticides market such as N,N-diethyl-meta-Toluamide (DEET), hydroxyethyl isobutyl piperidine carboxylate (picaridin or icaridin), geraniol, and citronella oil.
Next to exclusive synthesis, Saltigo also produces and markets the proven insect repellent active ingredient Saltidin (icaridin) to protect against biting insects such as mosquitoes and ticks in addition to a broad range of fine chemical precursors.
An alternative option is Icaridin, or picaridin, a synthetic compound thought to equal repellents with 20 per cent DEET.
Repellents may be applied to exposed skin or to clothing, and should contain DEET (diethyltoluamide) or IR 3535 or Icaridin. Repellents must be used in strict accordance with the label instructions
Nonetheless, other substances are also used in Brazil, such as hydroxyethyl isobutyl piperidine carboxylate (icaridin or picaridin) and ethyl butylacetylaminopropionate (IR3535 or EBAAP), and essential oils such as citronella.
Repellents should contain DEET (N, N-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide), IR3535 (3-[N-acetyl-N-butyl]-aminopropionic acid ethyl ester), or icaridin (1-piperidinecarboxylic acid, 2-[2-hydroxyethyl]1-methylpropylester).