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Tuesday, 16 December, 2014 - 12:24

It’s been a bumper year for the frightful faces that people can’t help but pull when they’re exposed to Bitrex, the most bitter substance in the world.  Most got this unique opportunity during Child safety Week events in June, but others asked for their own personal Taste Test Kits.

Halfords Huddle

Monday, 24 November, 2014 - 11:09

Bitrex has a great story to tell. Bitterest substance in the world, little drops detectable in an Olympic sized swimming pool, strong enough to put an elephant off its hay. I could go on about it at length.

Antifreeze safety measures

Thursday, 20 November, 2014 - 16:17

Keep antifreeze in its original container.

Ensure the child-proof cap is screwed on.

Store antifreeze at height and out of a child’s reach.

Look for the Bitrex logo on the antifreeze bottle.

Tell your child what’s safe and what’s not.

Freeze out dangers to children

Thursday, 20 November, 2014 - 16:13

As temperatures drop this winter, it’s important that you look after your vehicle. That means making sure that it’s topped up with antifreeze and windscreen wash.

How Bitrex was brewed

Wednesday, 29 October, 2014 - 09:28

Let’s take post-it notes. In fact let’s take them away completely. How would you get on? Reduced to writing vital numbers, times and names on instantly losable bits of paper. 

The halloween horrors of rats

Wednesday, 29 October, 2014 - 09:22

Halloween is hard to avoid. But, as the shops fill up with gruesome masks and outlandish costumes, some very real horrors prepare to make their move. 

Team Bitrex

Tuesday, 14 October, 2014 - 09:41

The team at Bitrex has expanded. Indeed it has increased by 100% with the arrival of Gina Mercier as Assistant Business Manager. We had a chat with Gina and with Bitrex veteran Cameron Smith.

A toxic time for Mums and Dads

Tuesday, 14 October, 2014 - 09:30

It’s all kicking off on the school run. It’s rarely a pleasure, but the daily chore of getting the kids to school has become a walk on the wild side for the nation’s parents. The odd argument with the passengers in the back is to be expected.

Slugs and Snails and Garden Trails

Monday, 18 August, 2014 - 14:42

In animal popularity contests molluscs usually come home somewhere just ahead of spiders and snakes.

A Grand Day Out

Monday, 18 August, 2014 - 14:39

Trips to grandparents - does anything divide parents more neatly down the middle? You either dread it or delight in it and there isn’t much room for uncomfortable fence perching on this issue.


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