Tag: environment

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When it isn’t bed bugs: Solving mysterious bites

October 24, 2019 By
Nathan Hall, BCE, quality and training specialist at Wil-Kil Pest Control, shares his experiences with responding to customer calls for mysterious bites. Read more»
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AMVAC: ProVerde

March 6, 2018 By
ProVerde, an environmentally friendly line of pest control products from AMVAC, harnesses the synergistic compounds of non-toxic, botanical-based ingredients against labeled insects. Exempt from the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 25(b) and considered to be safe for use... Read more»
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PMP visits RISE’s 26th Annual Conference in Williamsburg, Va.

September 13, 2016 By
RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment), an organization that promotes the safe use of pesticides to control pests and invasive species that are detrimental to our health and our environment, held its 2016 conference Aug. 29 to Sept. 1 in... Read more»
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Abby Wambach partners with RISE for awareness project

July 31, 2015 By
We realize that the majority of our readers don’t have much to do professionally with groundskeeping, but we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to congratulate Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) on its recently announced partnership with Abby Wambach, veteran... Read more»
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BREAKING: EPA proposes curtailing propoxur use

July 1, 2015 By
EDITED AT 3:50 P.M. EASTERN TO REFLECT NPMA’S DR. JIM FREDERICKS’ COMMENTS. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to cancel certain uses of the insecticide propoxur after preliminary human health assessment found risks from certain applications. From 1995... Read more»
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