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Baking soda kills bed bugs

Baking soda works wonders as a cleaning solution, but there is no scientific evidence that baking soda works in getting rid of bed bugs successfully. The theory is that baking soda can cause the bugs to dehydrate, but according to Rentokil, a local pest control company, "baking soda actually breaks down when it comes into contact with water, therefore the idea of it being able to absorb the fluid from the bodies of the bed bugs is not concrete."