Bug spray

‘A little frustrated’: Hand sanitizer in bug spray bottle loops Saint John customer

Saint John man says he’s “a little frustrated” with the labeling of four bottles of hand sanitizer he bought earlier this week, which were packaged in cans promoting a product completely different. Trevor Martell bought four bottles of zytec Germ Buster spray at Dollarama on Landsdowne Avenue in Saint John on Sunday, only to peel […]

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Environmental Pest Service acquires statewide pest control – PCT

The Potomac Pest Control Group, assessment, strategy, and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisors to the pest control industry, has launched a new podcast, The buzz of the conference room. As a partner of a Texas-based pest control company and long-time Potomac customer, Patrick Baldwin has board-level conversations with Potomac CEO Paul Giannamore. Their discussions focus […]

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Charleston experts discuss chemicals in children’s sunscreens and insect repellents | Health

Sunscreen is also very important in helping us avoid sun damage and burns. But protection from the sun’s rays could be even more important for children. The time of dreams There are so many amazing things to experience in the Lowcountry during the hot summer months. After all, tourists flock here in record numbers every […]

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Does Bug Spray expire? It depends on the active ingredient

DEET-based insect repellents, such as Off, do not technically expire but may become less effective over time. The same goes for insect repellents that use picaridin, lemon eucalyptus oil, or para-menthane-3,8-diol. But if the active ingredient in your insect repellant is ethyl butyl acetylamino propionate, better known as IR3535, it can expire within 18 months. […]