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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Image Number D2624-2

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Image Number D2624-2

The U.S. military treats uniforms with permethrin to prevent mosquitoes and other insects from biting. At Gainesville, Florida, chemist Ulrich Bernier (right) tests a treated uniform to see whether it prevents mosquitoes from biting. In the background, technician Greg Allen studies how well mosquitoes are attracted to various test substances.

 

Photo by Stephen Ausmus.


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Last Modified: 10/25/2012