Cutter® Backwoods® Tick Defense® Insect Repellent (Aerosol) with 15% Picaridin

  • REPELS TICKS: Repels deer ticks that may carry Lyme disease.
  • CAN BE APPLIED TO CLOTHING: Long-lasting protection against ticks and mosquitoes for up to 10 hours.
  • 15% PICARIDIN FORMULA: Cutter® Backwoods® Tick Defense® Insect Repellent defends against ticks and mosquitoes.
  • MOSQUITO PROTECTION: Repels mosquitoes that may transmit the Zika, West Nile, Dengue and Chikungunya viruses.
  • LIGHT, CLEAN FEEL: This personal repellent can be applied to skin – the unscented aerosol spray feels light and clean on skin.

Active Ingredients

Picaridin 15.0%
Other Ingredients 85.0%
Total: 100.0%
  • 6 oz
  • 7.5 oz

It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.For outdoor use only.
Hold 4 to 6 inches from skin while spraying, keeping nozzle pointed away from face. Slightly moisten skin. Excessive amounts or more frequent reapplication should be unnecessary. Do not apply over cuts, wounds, or irritated skin. Do not apply near eyes and mouth. Apply sparingly around ears. When using on children, apply to your own hands and then put it on the child. Use just enough repellent to cover exposed skin. Do not use under clothing. Avoid over application of this product. Do not apply more than three times per day. Do not spray in enclosed areas. If used on face, spray on hands first and then apply sparingly and avoid eyes. Do not spray directly onto face. After returning indoors, wash treated skin with soap and water. Wash treated clothing before wearing it again. WHEN USING PRODUCT ON CHILDREN: Do not apply to their hands. To apply to child's face and neck, spray the product into your hands and apply to the child. Take care to avoid mouth and eyes and apply sparingly around their ears. Do not allow children to handle the product.

Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal.
Pesticide Storage: Store the product in a cool, dry place, out of reach of children.
Container Disposal: Do not puncture or incinerate!
If empty: Offer for recycling, if available.
If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.

Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals
Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet. Use of this product may cause skin reactions in rare cases.

First Aid
If Swallowed: Call a Poison Control Center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a Poison Control Center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
If in Eyes: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.

IF YOU SUSPECT A REACTION TO THIS PRODUCT: Discontinue use. Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a Poison Control Center or doctor for treatment advice.

HOTLINE NUMBER: In case of an emergency call toll free 1-800-767-9927.
Have the product container or label with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor, or going for treatment.

Physical or Chemical Hazards
Contents under pressure. Keep away from heat, sparks and open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130ºF may cause bursting.

To the extent consistent with applicable law buyer assumes all responsibility for safety and use not in accordance with directions.

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