Tag: bed bug

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Tips to evaluate a dog for scent detection

February 22, 2019 By
Here's how to evaluate potential detector dog candidates. Read more»
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2019 PMP Survey Challenge

January 23, 2019 By
Introducing 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 Challenge works: For every form you submit by March 15... Read more»
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How to choose a dog for scent detection

January 23, 2019 By
I’m frequently asked if I prefer a certain breed of dog for scent detection. My answer is always the same — no, not really. Breed choices are mostly arbitrary in my opinion and are usually based on the person’s pre-conceived... Read more»
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Hilton Supply Management partners with Allergy Technologies

January 4, 2019 By
Allergy Technologies, the Ambler, Pa.-based manufacturer of ActiveGuard Mattress Liners, has been named a supply partner by Hilton Supply Management, the global supply chain partner for more than 6,000 properties, including Hilton and non-Hilton-branded hotels. Allergy Technologies is the manufacturer... Read more»
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Mattress Safe: FurnitureSafe

December 28, 2018 By
Mattress Safe’s line of FurnitureSafe Bed Bug Certified Furniture Encasements brings peace of mind throughout the duration of a bed bug treatment program. Our luxurious fabric is soft to the touch and provides a bite-proof and waterproof barrier to protect... Read more»
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Eastside wins BedBug Central contest

December 17, 2018 By
Eastside Exterminators, based in Woodinville, Wash., has won the Free Site Visit contest from BedBug Central. “We had hundreds of submissions from all over the country, and we wish we could visit them all, but unfortunately only one could be... Read more»
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Ensystex: Dual Powerlight

December 11, 2018 By
Designed by professionals for professionals, this flashlight offers both white light and ultraviolet (UV-A) light. The UV-A light can be used to detect scorpions, rodent urine, and bed bug eggs. The rugged, scratchproof flashlight withstands water immersion to 3 ft.,... Read more»
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How to get your detctor dog to ignore distractions

December 7, 2018 By
Do you know what’s important to your dog? Read more»
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NCPMA adds 2 hands-on courses

December 6, 2018 By
The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) has added two hands-on courses to the 2019 Pest Control Technician’s School (PCT): NEW! North Carolina State University (NCSU) Hands-On Spray School and Live Learning Course: Taking place Jan. 29 at the NCSU... Read more»
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ConidioTec: Aprehend Biopesticide

December 6, 2018 By
Now registered for professionals in 49 states and the District of Columbia, Aprehend is a non-toxic, fungal biopesticide for the elimination and prevention of bed bugs. Aprehend offers a single, long-lasting application, sprayed as barriers in areas where bed bugs... Read more»
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