The public has a great desire for products that prevent the annoyance of biting insects and ticks, but that desire does not always translate into sensible use of those products. Insect Repellents Handbook, Second Edition summarizes evidence-based information on insect repellents to inform decisions by those involved with insect repellent research,

chapter 1|28 pages

Terminology of Insect Repellents

chapter 2|12 pages

Neuromolecular Basis of Repellent Action

chapter 6|26 pages


chapter 8|20 pages

Testing Methods for Insect Repellents

chapter 9|34 pages

Plant-Based Insect Repellents

chapter 12|14 pages

Spatial or Area Repellents

chapter 21|10 pages

Insect Repellents for Other Potential Use

chapter 22|4 pages

Future of Insect Repellents