Insect Shield® technology converts FORLOH’s UPF Hooded Long Sleeve Shirts into long-lasting, effective and convenient insect protection. The active ingredient in Insect Shield® is so tightly bonded to the fabric fibers that it retains effective repellency through the life of the product. It protects against insects including those that can carry Lyme disease, West Nile virus, Zika, malaria, and other insect-borne disease). Repels mosquitoes, ticks, ants, flies, chiggers and midges (no-see-ums.) Insect Shield® is registered with the EPA and approved for use by the whole family, without restrictions.
BUILT-IN INVISIBLE, ODORLESS INSECT PROTECTION WITH INSECT SHIELD®
- Insect Shield® Repellent Apparel has been proven and registered to repel mosquitoes, ticks, ants, flies, chiggers, and midges (no-see-ums).
- Insect Shield® is safe for the entire family.
- Insect Shield® technology results from years of intensive research and field study. Numerous studies have confirmed the effectiveness of permethrin-treated clothing as an insect repellent.
- The repellency of Insect Shield® apparel is EPA-registered to last through 70 launderings—the expected lifetime of a garment.