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What’s wrong with conventional bug sprays, anyway?

Nobody wants to be bugged by bugs, but sometimes the sprays we use to keep them at bay can be even worse than the bugs themselves. DEET has long been used in bug sprays, so many assume it’s safe. But is DEET really safe, and what’s wrong with conventional bug sprays, anyway? The era of WWII was a time that …