Accession Number : ADD005872

Title :   Insect Repellent Composition Containing C6-C8 Alkyl Monoethers of Triethylene Glycol.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Skinner, W A ; Johnson, Howard L ; DeGraw, Joseph T , Jr ; Brown, Vernon H

Report Date : 25 Mar 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Topically applied compositions containing C6-C8 alkyl monoethers of triethylene glycol afford extended protection to man against attack by mosquitoes. Protection is also afforded by said compositions against other insects such as biting flies and the like. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *INSECT REPELLENTS, ALKYL RADICALS, ETHERS

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Pharmacology
      Hygiene and Sanitation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE