Mothballs: Proper Use and Alternative Controls for Clothes Moths

Dave Stone and Tim Stock
PNW 606 | Published May 2008, Reviewed 2021


There are many ways to control clothes moths, including sanitary, structural, and chemical methods. This broad approach is known as Integrated Pest Management. If you use mothballs, there are some things you should know to keep you, your family, and your pets safe.

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