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Why are H. axyridis going to the dogs?

December 10, 2018 By
The multicolored Asian lady beetle (Harmonia axyridis, or ALB) is an invasive pest species that has “dogged” many a pest management professional (PMP). They resemble the native ladybugs — of varying species, depending on region — that your customers might... Read more»
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Nisus Corp.: Bora-Care with Mold-Care

November 4, 2018 By
This co-pack of products uses Mold-Care to kill and help prevent mold along with Bora-Care to combat wood-decay fungi as well as termites and other listed wood-destroying organisms (WDOs). During new or remedial construction, a solution is topically applied to... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs: BorActin

September 18, 2018 By
The broad label of BorActin Insecticide Powder, a non-repellent dust, allows for a wide choice of application methods such as a liquid spray, foam, or as a mop solution or drain treatment. The product combats such crawling insects as cockroaches,... Read more»
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Nisus: iStrike Insecticide Foam

September 5, 2018 By
Convenient and fast, imidacloprid-based iStrike Insecticide Foam can be your go-to product for wood destroying organisms (WDOs). Specifically designed for residential structures, the easy-to-use aerosol can comes with a flexible applicator hose and two different tips. Use iStrike when you... Read more»
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Trece Inc.: Dome Quick-Change Technical Bulletin

August 23, 2018 By
On its website, Trece has created a free, downloadable PDF version of its technical bulletin for the StorGard Quick-Change Dome Trap monitoring system. The system, featuring Trece’s proprietary Broad Spectrum beetle attractants, monitors more than 30 stored product beetle species.... Read more»
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Bug Off Pest Control Center: ZappBug Oven 2

June 5, 2018 By
Established in 2012, ZappBug’s portable heat treatment chambers are designed to kill bed bugs and other pests quickly and effectively. Operating between 120°F and 155°F, the units are considered to be safe for most household items, including clothing, luggage, bedding,... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: Cyzmic CS

March 23, 2018 By
Cyzmic CS is a slow-release, microencapsulated formula containing lambda-cyhalothrin and CSI’s CapVantage technology. CapVantage allows immediate release of some capsules for quick knockdown, while other capsules are made to diffuse the active ingredient over a period of weeks, giving Cyzmic... Read more»

Web Exclusive: Stored product pest research continues

January 30, 2017 By
In our January issue, we turned our Pest Spotlight onto stored product pests, noting that we’d round up research on this category of pests online. Not wanting to disappoint, we now present: Waxworms chow down on polyethylene: As found online... Read more»
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Pyranha: Bug Armor

December 17, 2015 By
In 1973, Pyranha pioneered the formulation of concentrated insecticides for automatic spray systems: 1-10 PX. Since then, 1-10 PX became renamed and rebranded as Bug Armor — to “arm against bugs” and other pests such as cockroaches, ants, silverfish, spiders,... Read more»
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NPMA releases ‘Bug Barometer’

September 4, 2015 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has released its Bug Barometer, a forecast indicating what Americans can expect from pest populations this fall and winter. From the extreme heat and humidity in the Southeast to record rainfall in the Midwest,... Read more»