Tag: food safety

McCloud finds success using mating disruption for Indianmeal moth infestations

August 9, 2018 By
Mating disruption is a common control method used for Indianmeal moth infestations in food facilities. Read more»
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Develop a pheromone monitoring program

July 24, 2018 By
Pheromone traps are an essential tool in stored product pest management. Read more»
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RK Environmental promotes regulatory compliance director

July 23, 2018 By
Comprehensive Food Safety (CFS), a division of RK Environmental Services, promoted Mark Dargay to director, regulatory compliance. In his new role, Dargay will work to build relationships with key industry trade associations and federal, state and local regulatory agencies to... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Technology use in foodservice facilities

February 26, 2018 By
As part of our continuing coverage on rodent technologies in our February issue, we asked the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) to weigh in on the use of electronic remote monitoring systems in foodservice facilities. The NPMA’s updated “2016 Pest... Read more»

McCloud Pest Invasion 2017 focused on food safety

May 24, 2017 By
McCloud Services, based in South Elgin, Ill., hosted its annual Pest Invasion food industry pest management seminar on April 25, 2017, at the Drury Lane Convention Center in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. The seminar was attended by nearly 350 pest management,... Read more»
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‘Rat café’ patrons can drink coffee, adopt rodents

May 23, 2017 By
A new pop-up café will allow patrons to interact with and adopt rats after enjoying coffee, tea and snacks in the San Francisco Dungeon, a tourist attraction where actors recreate scary historical events. “We’re obviously following all food code and... Read more»
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McCloud Services recaps Pest Invasion 2016

July 14, 2016 By
For many years running, South Elgin, Ill.-based McCloud Services has hosted an annual seminar specifically geared toward pest management, environmental health and food safety professionals In late April, the event was held once again with several pertinent expert speakers. Here are... Read more»
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NPMA, CEPA to co-host public health summit

March 30, 2016 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) and the Confederation of European Pest Management Associations (CEPA) will partner once again to offer a global summit for pest management companies and their clients related to public health pest management and food safety... Read more»
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6 firms earn QualityPro distinctions

January 15, 2016 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) congratulates the following companies for earning QualityPro certification in December: NJ Pest Control, Randolph, N.J.  A Pest Plus, Edison, N.J. In addition, Professional PCO Services, Toronto, Ontario, is now QualityPro Canada Certified, while MBM Extermination, St.... Read more»
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QualityPro certifies 9 in November

December 10, 2015 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) congratulates the following companies for earning QualityPro certification in November: Dial Pest Control Co., Roseland, N.J. Ecoskan Pest Solutions, San Bernardino, Calif. Flash Exterminating, Brooklyn, N.Y. Lakewood Plant & Pest, Lakewood, Ohio Prosite Pest Control,... Read more»