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allethrin

/al·le·thrin/ (al´ĕ-thrin) a synthetic analogue of the natural insecticide pyrethrin, used as an insecticide.

allethrin

a first-generation pyrethroid; used to control ectoparasites on dogs.
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Peter Montague, writing for the Environmental Research Foundation, says there seems to be a strong link between brain cancers and products used to kill fleas and ticks -- like pyrethrins (natural) and pyrethroids (synthetic pyrethrins: permethrin, tetramethrin, allethrin, resmethrin, and fenvalerate), and chlorpyrifos (known as Dursban).
In a review of the most effective mosquito repellent products, The Good Housekeeping Institute recommends ThermaCELL in the tabletop products category after finding "93% to 99% of mosquitoes and sand flies steer clearO" of Allethrin lamps.
ThermaCELL handheld appliances dispense a mosquito repellent called allethrin via a small metal hot plate that is heated with disposable butane cartridges.
A butane cartridge in the compact unit heats a mat releasing Allethrin, a synthetic form of a natural insect repellent, to create a 15' x 15' bug-free zone around you.
It is silent, odor-free and operates on a single butane cartridge that heats a mat releasing allethrin.
ThermaCELL has a variety of 98% effective mosquito repellent products that utilize patented technology to create a "zone of protection" using an insecticide called allethrin, which a copy of a natural repellent found in chrysanthemum flowers.
Photodecomposition of pyrethrin I, allethrin, phthalthrin, and dimethrin.
1-ounces total for both unit and cartridge--which heats a mat to release allethrin, a synthetic duplicate of pyrethrum.
ThermaCELL uses a single proprietary butane cartridge--no batteries--to warm a disposable, fibrous mat treated with allethrin, a natural insect repellent.
Silent and odor-free, it operates on a single butane cartridge, which heats a mat containing the synthetic repellent, Allethrin.
ThermaCELL works by dispersing the insecticide allethrin, which is a synthetic analog of an insecticide found in chrysanthemum flowers.
Metabolite Pyrethroid insecticide 3PBA cis-DCCA trans-DCCA 4F3PBA cis-DBCA Permethrin X X X Cypermethrin X X X Cyfluthrin X X X Deltamethrin X X Allethrin X Resmethrin X Fenvalerate X Some metabolites are excreted as glucuronide conjugates, which we liberated before analysis; only the liberated metabolites are listed here.