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|Main Title||RED facts : deet /|
|CORP Author||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances,|
|Subjects||Pesticides--Environmental aspects ; Insecticides--Toxicology ; Deet|
|Additional Subjects||DEET ; Pesticides ; Insect repellents ; Toxicity ; Risk assessment ; Humans ; Animals ; Exposure ; Consumer products ; Environmental transport ; Chemical properties ; Environmental impacts ; Pollution regulations ; Administrative procedures ; Pest control ; Requirements ; Reregistration ; N-N-diethyl-meta-toluamide ; N-N-dialkylamides ; Use patterns ; CAS 134-62-3|
This fact sheet summarizes the information in the RED document for reregistration case 0002, N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide and other isomers (DEET). N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide (DEET) is an insect repellent used in households/domestic dwellings, on the human body and clothing being worn, on cats, dogs, horses and pet living/sleeping quarters. There are no food uses. It is used to control biting flies, biting midges, black flies, chiggers, deer flies, gnats, horse flies, mosquitoes, no-see-ums, sand flies, small flying insects, stable flies, and ticks.
"EPA-738-F-98-006." "April 1998." This is a Reregistration Eligibility Decision (RED) document fact sheet. Microfiche.