picaridin


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pi·car·i·din

 (pə-kâr′ĭ-dĭn)
n.
A clear, nearly odorless liquid, C 12H23NO3, used as an insect repellent.

[Alteration and blend of piperidine and carboxylate.]
Translations

picaridin

n picaridina (esp. Amer), icaridina (INN)
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* Use insect repellent that contains DEET, picaridin or oil of lemon eucalyptus according to the label instructions.
- Use EPA-approved bug spray with one of the following active ingredients: DEET (20-30% strength); picaridin, IR3535; and oil of lemon eucalyptus or paramenthane.
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.
Repellents containing DEET, picaridin, IR3535 or eucalyptus essential oils have longer effects.
Incognito Insect Repellent, from [pounds sterling]5.99, is free from chemical pesticides DEET and Picaridin, and will protect you for up to four hours.
Insecticides containing DEET, picaridin, IR3535 or eucalyptus essential oils last longer.
Incognito Insect Repellent, from PS5.99, is free from chemical pesticides DEET and Picaridin, and will protect you for up to four hours.
The use of synthetic insect repellents DEET, IR3535, picaridin and permethrin are effective but, unfortunately, have a controversial record on both safety and potential interactions with the ultraviolet filter components of current combination products.
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.
If one must venture into mosquito-infested areas at peak hours, Lin recommends that people wear light-colored, long-sleeve shirts and pants, and apply government approved mosquito repellents which contain DEET or Picaridin.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): DEET, picaridin, oil of lemon eucalyptus and IR3535, an amino acid that interferes with mosquitoes' sense of smell.
Natural ingredient is further classified into oil of lemon, eucalyptus, and citronella oil, and synthetic ingredient is segmented into DEET, picaridin, IR3535, & permethrin.