« Industrial designer Shannon South-Yens | Main | iPod Cozy Cuties »

07. 18. 2005

Beautiful wasp and bee killer

I am really really really scared of all insects but I also don't want to kill them just because I'm stupid and phobic. I tend to look for humane ways to get rid of them instead. This usually means I run and hide in another room until I can't see the bug anymore. I am, however, especially frightened of bees because one of my dogs is extremely allergic to them and it's led to several scary dog ER visits. That's why I would consider getting this elegant glass decanter which, when holding a sweet liquid like lemonade, will of course attract bees and wasps, but unbeknownst to them, is a death trap. The wasp trap has a hole on the bottom so when the bees crawl in, they get stuck and can't fly out due to the very lovely-looking green glass stopper. I will assuage my guilt with the knowledge that the trap is made of recycled glass.

The small hanging traps are $10, and the larger model is $22.50 at Lee Valley.

Posted by Mia    Category: eco
Tags:
Email this | Comments (0)
Add to: Yahoo Add to: Google Add to: Digg Add to: Del.icio.us Add to: Reddit Add to: StumbleUpon Add to: Technorati


Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Until then, it won't appear on the entry. Thanks for waiting.)


Back to Top

 





 
swf_ad2.gif


Best of Popgadget
10.21.2010

We're back!! And where we've been...

Hello! It's been a while, and I'm so happy to say, we are going to be back and better than ever. We will be changing just a little bit- bringing you more frequently updated content, in a somewhat abbreviated...
Read More
Popgadget Recent Comments
Popgadget Steals & Deals
Mom Wants Gadgets for Mother's Day
Trade-in Your Old Electronics
Popgadget Giveaway from American Express! My Life on Points
6-Foot HDMI cable at $3.19 includes shipping
Sony offers some exciting deals for Mother's Day
Unlocked iPhone! Only $599. Or $699.
Got four friends? Take a Peek at this great offer
Green Tech: Eco-fashions priced to move
31 ways to save money on technology from PCWorld
Popgadget Random Images

Where is this image from?
See more random images
On This Day
Take a little stroll down memory lane. See what Popgadget was writing about on this day in 2012 2009 2008 2007 2006 2004