The Mint-X Rodent Repellent Trash Bag is the world's only EPA approved and patented trash bag that will repel Raccoons, rats and other rodents yet remain perfectly safe for human handling. Mint-X Trash Bags are proven effective at repelling rodents because an all natural, mint scented fragrance is added to the plastic during the manufacturing (extrusion) process.
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Importance of EPA Registration
According to the United States Environmental Agency, a “pesticide” is any substance or mixture of substances intended for: preventing, destroying, repelling, or mitigating any pest. In order to legally market a “pesticide” in the
Additionally, the US EPA has classified the Mint-X Trash Bag as a "Biopesticide". According to the EPA, “Biopesticides target specific pests and generally pose little or no risk to humans or the environment… Biopesticides can be used to significantly reduce reliance on [potentially dangerous] traditional pesticides.” EPA.Gov