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Sorptive dusts on cockroaches: Easily applied compounds harmless to animals and humans effectively control cockroaches and other household pests

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I. Barry Tarshis, University of California, Los Angeles.

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California Agriculture 13(2):3-5.

Published February 01, 1959

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Of 78 compounds screened in laboratory investigation to determine the effectiveness of sorptive dusts for killing and controlling cockroches, two compounds, a silica aerogel designated as SG 67–Dri-Die 67–and a silica gel called SG 77 were outstandingly effective.

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The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1642-A.

Walter Ebeling, Professor of Entomology, University of California, Los Angeles, conducted the exeriments with sorptive dusts for the control of drywood termites.

Sorptive dusts on cockroaches: Easily applied compounds harmless to animals and humans effectively control cockroaches and other household pests

I. Barry Tarshis
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Sorptive dusts on cockroaches: Easily applied compounds harmless to animals and humans effectively control cockroaches and other household pests

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Authors

I. Barry Tarshis, University of California, Los Angeles.

Publication Information

California Agriculture 13(2):3-5.

Published February 01, 1959

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Of 78 compounds screened in laboratory investigation to determine the effectiveness of sorptive dusts for killing and controlling cockroches, two compounds, a silica aerogel designated as SG 67–Dri-Die 67–and a silica gel called SG 77 were outstandingly effective.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1642-A.

Walter Ebeling, Professor of Entomology, University of California, Los Angeles, conducted the exeriments with sorptive dusts for the control of drywood termites.


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