Are moth balls poisonous?

Answer Mothballs are considered a pesticide and can be poisonous to humans and animals. The active ingredients in mothballs are napthalene or paradichlorobenzene. Exposure to those can lead to liver or ne... Read More »

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What are moth balls?

Mothballs are a household product used for several different reasons. Mothballs can be used as a deodorizer for the home or for pest control. In order to use mothballs, certain safety precautions m... Read More »

How do moth balls work?

Moth balls are commonly used to protect stored fabric from insect damage. The National Pesticide Information Center describes moth balls as solid pesticides that slowly volatilize into gas.Mechanic... Read More »

Can moth balls get rid of cockroaches?

Mothballs can get rid of roaches. Cockroaches do not like the smell of the mothballs and will leave the area in order to avoid the smell. In order to get rid of the roaches, place mothballs in the ... Read More »

How do you use moth balls in the closet?

you just put the moth balls in the closet and leave them there