Sentence Examples


  • Children benefit from a 6 to 10 percent concentration of DEET, which is found in pediatric formulas, while adults may apply 30 to 50 percent concentrations.
  • Bug spray containing DEET has been proven as the best protection against mosquito bites, along with practical sense.
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends DEET, which is found in common insect repellents.
  • For added protection, wear light colored clothing whenever possible and use an insect repellent containing DEET.