Outdoor enthusiasts who like to camp, hike, trail run, mountain bike, work outdoors, and enjoy other activities are familiar with the suffering from a poison ivy, oak or sumac rash. With each passing year there are climate reports that poison ivy and oak is growing healthier, larger and more potent than the year before. Poison plant rash is one of the top causes of workers comp claims among outdoor work crews in the United States.

So what is a person to do to ease their suffering of poison ivy, oak and sumac rash? Watch our video above:

  • Learn what poison ivy, oak and sumac plants look like so that you can either avoid them or take the proper steps after coming on contact with them.
  • Learn how to remove the cause of a poison ivy, oak or sumac rash - urushiol, the resinous substance produced by these plants.
  • Learn how to treat the burning itch of poison ivy, oak and sumac rash so you can have relief!

Tec Labs offers training and poison plant education materials for work crews and other organizations. If you would like to request information or training, please call 1-800-ITCHING (482-4464) or contact us.