The Reality Check #201: Fuel Savers + Bug Repellent + Ice Diet

Special guest Dana Peters joins the show to discuss Fuel Savers.  Adam buzzes about bug repellent and Darren offers up the chilling facts about losing weight by eating ice.

 
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Show Notes

Fuel Savers

Tony’s Guide to Fuel Saving Gadgets

Eco Fuel Saver

Bug Repellent

The Insect Repellent DEET – Pesticides – US EPA

DEET Can Be Used Safely on Children and Adults – 2003 Health Canada Notice

DEET – Wikipedia

Citronella oil (Wikipedia)

Comparative Efficacy of Insect Repellents against Mosquito Bites – NEJM

Mosquito Repellent Products from BugBam!

The Effectiveness of Flea Collars –

eHow.com

Metofluthrin – Pesticide Fact Sheet – EPA

New clip-on mosquito repellent has drawbacks – Los Angeles Times

Ice Diet

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2 Responses to The Reality Check #201: Fuel Savers + Bug Repellent + Ice Diet

  1. Michal says:

    Hey guys, love the show. Just one more thing to cover in the repellent section: what about the iPhone apps that claim to make this mosquito-repelling sound? :)
    Cheers & keep up the great work!

  2. Michael says:

    As mentioned in Comparative Efficacy of Insect Repellents against Mosquito Bites – NEJM, audio devices were ineffective.

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