Tick-Repellent Clothing: How Laundry Suds Affect Your Permethrin-Treated Duds

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A study on the durability of permethrin-treated clothing found that, after 16 cycles of wearing and washing the clothes, their repellent effect on ticks was indeed reduced, but it was still better than untreated clothing.

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