NIKISKI - In a chilly building across Cook Inlet from the white pyramid of Mount Redoubt rest a few dozen plastic-lined cardboard totes filled to the brim with an amber liquid.
Ryan Stagg, 27, is a former resident of Juneau and the designer of the new BugButton, which uses natural oils to repel numerous types of insects. Marketed by Evergreen Research, the circular yellow button has already made an impact on the market. ``We sold over 30 million of them,'' Stagg said.
You could say Alaska's mosquitoes made an impression.
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