Icaridin (CAS 119515-38-7) is an insect repellent. It has broad efficacy against various insects and is almost colorless and odorless.
1) Icaridin plays an important role as an effective insect repellent in preventing and controlling malaria, yellow fever, west Nile virus(Lyme disease),forest encephalities, which is certified by WHO.
2) Icaridin can be made into sprayingagent, water repellent,wet tissue and repellent stick etc. Usually icaridin can provide mosquito protection for 3-5 hours(10% icaridin),even for 14hours (20% icaridin),which is much superior to other similar products.
3) Icaridin has been successfully tested with dermatologist. It will not cause irritations on your skin and is nearly odorless.
4) The effect of icaridin on various materials was also tested and results showed that icaridin has no adverse affect on plastics, synthetics, plastic coatings and sealants.