Home :: World

Now, T -shirts and socks with built-in mosquito repellent

Tue, 01 Jan 2008 ANI

London, June 28 (ANI): Had enough with new bug-killing solutions to avert that disgusting smell in T-shirts and socks? Well, now make sure to smell good by wearing clothes that have in-built mosquito repellent.

 

Developed by Tesco, these T-shirts and socks would also smell of different types of scents, as they are woven with extracts of lemon eucalyptus and lavender.

 

Boffins have also coated these clothing items with a special layer to lock in the smell mozzies hate.

 

Going on sale today onwards, these cotton items are reasonably priced. While the T-shirts cost 8 pounds (children's 5-6 pounds), the socks are priced at 4 pounds a pack.

 

In fact, the scientists have promised that the repellent will remain active for up to six washes. (ANI)

 



LATEST IMAGES
Cathy Gillespie Celebrates Diwali in Fairfax County Photo shoot of actor Harshvardhan Deo Neera Shastri honoured Lifetime Achievement Award for Social Service Tanishaa Mukerji at family Durga Puja Deepender Singh Hooda addressing a rally in Siwani Mandi

Growth to usurp agenda at EU summit?
October 23, 2014 at 10:55 PM

Russian submarine search enters "new phase"
October 23, 2014 at 10:45 PM

Markets brace for bank stress tests
October 23, 2014 at 10:40 PM

We will not run scared Canadas PM Harper
October 23, 2014 at 10:40 PM
MORE...
Social bookmark this page



Post comments:
Your Name (*) :
Your Email :
Your Phone :
Your Comment (*):
  Reload Image
 
 

Comments: