Cockroaches

Dr. Reid Ipser, Director of Technical Services, Nisus Corp.

Implement sanitation for cockroach-infested commercial kitchens

April 19, 2019 By
Cockroaches are an indicator that something is amiss in a commercial kitchen. And if a kitchen has cockroaches, it’s very possible other pests are entrenched — and a sanitation maintenance program probably is lacking as well. Sanitation is needed, in... Read more»
Dr. Jamel Sandidge, BCE Research Entomologist, Rockwell Laboratories

Overcome cockroach pesticide resistance

April 18, 2019 By
Human beings have a long history of dealing with cockroaches, including pesticide use. Populations of cockroaches, ever the survivalists, can adapt and even build up a resistance to certain pesticides over time. Here are some tips to overcome cockroach pesticide resistance.... Read more»
Headshot: Mel Whitson, Senior Field Technical Service Manager, Zoëcon Professional Products

Cockroaches emerge for spring

April 17, 2019 By
Spring has sprung — and with the change of season, cockroaches are getting ready to emerge. You can expect to see more cockroaches in the coming months, so now is the perfect time to get a jump start on controlling... Read more»

How to determine the extent of a cockroach infestation

April 16, 2019 By
Having trouble assessing the infestation level? Inspection aerosols are useful tools to locate and flush out cockroaches from harborage areas that are not easily accessible. Think broadly, and do not restrict inspection to just well-known areas such as kitchens and... Read more»
Dr. Janis Reed, BCE, Technical Services Manager, Control Solutions Inc.

Specify cleaning instructions for better cockroach management

April 15, 2019 By
Be specific with clients when addressing what needs attention and give cleaning instructions for better cockroach management. Read more»
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5 tips to finding cockroach harborages in commercial kitchens

March 4, 2019 By
Improve your inspection skills for finding cockroaches in commercial kitchens. Read more»
PHOTO: Mark Sheperdigian, BCE

Cockroach control toolbox options

February 6, 2019 By
Product manufacturers share what’s new, what’s coming, and their forecasts for 2019-2025. Read more»
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2019 PMP Survey Challenge

January 23, 2019 By
EXTENDED DEADLINE: Entries are now being accepted through Tuesday, April 30 The 2019 PMP Survey Challenge! We’re inviting you, the pros, to join in a friendly competition for some truly amazing prizes ($500 gift card anyone?). Here’s how the PMP Survey... Read more»
PHOTO: DR. KENNETH CATANIA, VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY

Are you among the ‘Walking Dead’ at cockroach accounts?

January 2, 2019 By
The American public has had a fascination with zombies for decades, with the TV show “The Walking Dead” serving as just a recent example of this phenomenon. But while the zombies of TV and horror movies are fictional, in the... Read more»
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12 tips for cockroach hunting

December 29, 2018 By
Be a better cockroach hunter. Read more»
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