He said ‘If DEET products are restricted to just 15 per cent, it is likely that millions of people will be put at greater risk of mosquito bites which will dramatically increase their likelihood of developing a disease like malaria or dengue as a result.
He studied acting at the Australian National Institute of Dramatic Art.
(born January 3, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker.
He was born in Peekskill, New York, and moved with his parents to Sydney, Australia, when he was 12 years old.
There was evidence of traces of DEET in the children, suggesting that the substance could cross the placental barrier, but, crucially, no differences in the health of the babies between the DEET treatment group and the control group babies.
The review also looked at existing animal studies to assess the safest amount of DEET to use in repellents and found that insufficient evidence had been gained from these to justify any imposed limits on concentration of DEET.