Cambodia's National Hygiene and Epidemilogy Centre (CNHE) now has available an insecticide
that when used in water jars and tanks destroys the larvae of tiger mosquitoes responsible
for the transmission of Dengue Fever.
May to October are the prime months for the incidence of Dengue fever. Called "ABATE"
the product is being sold by CNHE for 20 cents for a 20 gram pack of one percent
sand granules. CNHE says that 20 grams is sufficient to kill