Study of 4 products on market found emitted sounds don’t keep insects away.
Ultrasonic devices sold to repel bedbugs are ineffective, a new study finds.
Many such devices have been marketed in recent years as ways to control insects such as mosquitoes, cockroaches and ants. Few of those products, however, have been demonstrated as being effective. New versions that are supposed to target bedbugs are now available.
The study appears in the current issue of the Journal of Economic Entomology.
Researchers K.M. Yturralde and ...Continue Reading →