Accession Number:

AD0768294

Title:

Repellent-Treated Collars and Wrist Bands for Personal Protection Against Biting Flies.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-09-27

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

A small field trail was carried out to evaluate the effectiveness of repellent-treated collars and wrist bands against biting flies. The repellent-treated items proved useful in reducing the number of insect landings but did not offer as much protection as liquid repellent applied directly to exposed skin. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Hygiene and Sanitation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE