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Pesticide Quick FAQs

NPIC provides short, quick answers to frequent pesticide questions. Call 1-800-858-7378 for more information.

Review Date: September 20, 2011

National Pesticide Information Center, Oregon State University

Insect Repellents: Use and Effectiveness

Using the right insect repellent can discourage ticks, mosquitoes, and other biting insects from landing on you. This search tool will help you find a repellent that is right for you.

Review Date: February 28, 2012

Office of Pesticide Programs, OCSPP, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Kids: Learn About Chemicals Around Your House

Play this game and learn more about pesticides and other chemicals around the home.

Review Date: March 27, 2013

Office of Pesticide Programs, OCSPP, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency