ThermaCELL® Mosquito Repellent was patented by the Schawbel® Corporation in 1999. Rigorous testing in extreme conditions by the U.S. Department of Defense proved ThermaCELL products work as advertised. ThermaCELL products are effective in warding off biting insects. The repellent creates a 15 x 15-foot zone of protection against mosquitoes, black flies, sand flies, and no-see-ums.
These award-winning products have been recognized by leading entomologists, outdoor writers, and pediatricians as the solution to making outdoor activities enjoyable. Today, ThermaCELL is sold in 23 countries in North America, Europe, Africa, and Australia.
ThermaCELLs parent company, the Schawbel Corporation, excels in the discovery and identification of technologies that lead to innovative, patented consumer products. The companys research, development, and engineering facilities are located in the U.S. and Asia. Schawbel has founded or acquired more than 30 businesses and is one of the worlds largest manufacturers of butane-powered products.