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PMPs share common bed bug locations

May 2, 2019 By
We asked Pest Management Professional’s columnists and editorial board members to share some insights about common bed bug locations. We asked: Other than a bed, where do you most often find bed bugs when treating a residence? Here are some of their... Read more»
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UPI becomes UPL

January 23, 2019 By
Effective Jan. 1, 2019, UPL, a global crop protection product producer, changed the name of its North American operation from United Phosphorus Inc. (UPI) to UPL NA Inc. “The new UPL brand name for the North America business more accurately... Read more»
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Estabrook joins Insects Limited

January 14, 2019 By
Ethan Estabrook, BCE, has joined the team at Insects Limited, Westfield, Ind., as a research associate. He previously spent seven years with Insects Limited’s sister company, Fumigation Service & Supply, where he was a regional manager. Estabrook graduated from Purdue... Read more»
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Plastic Fabric Solutions: Custom Tarps

December 12, 2018 By
With two options of the company’s closed-weave, lightweight material available, these custom-made tarps are guaranteed to ensure the security of the fumigation process. The fabric is also available in a variety of colors to reinforce your company’s image and branding. Production lead times are approximately two weeks. PlasticFabrics.com Read more»
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Spectros Instruments: SF-ExplorIR

December 7, 2018 By
The SF-ExplorIR is the approved industry standard for sulfuryl fluoride fumigation clearance readings, the company says. Featuring advanced non-dispersive infrared (NDIR) sensor technology, the monitor offers continuous read, continuous motion operation. Multiple onboard sensors ensure there are no false negative... Read more»
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Consolidated Pest shares why customer satisfaction is key

November 19, 2018 By
As the owner of a pest management company in the Tampa, Fla., market, I’m often asked about the way we do things and what has worked best for us. We have been blessed with success in many areas, not to say that... Read more»
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3 steps to solving mystery ‘bites’

August 31, 2018 By
In PMP’s March issue, Crawley McPherson presented a case of a “mysterious itch” — or delusions of parasitosis (DOP). This type of case is not uncommon. Unfortunately, many in the industry fail to handle these complaints professionally. Read more: Fiction: Crawley... Read more»
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Xtreme Pest wins PCOC banner contest

July 17, 2018 By
The Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) has announced the winners of the 15th annual Fumigation Banner Bonanza Contest, sponsored by Douglas Products and Vikane gas fumigant. The contest recognizes the promotion of structural fumigation through job site signage. This... Read more»
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EPA fines Terminix over Hawaii incidents

March 30, 2018 By
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a $168,535 fine against Terminix International Co. for misusing three different restricted-use fumigant pesticides (RUPs), at four separate locations on Kauai. The EPA contends that the Memphis, Tenn.-based company failed to follow... Read more»
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Q&A: Grass-carrying wasps and powderpost beetles

November 30, 2017 By
"An old house has a powderpost beetle infestation that appears to be active. Can heat be used to control this problem?" Read more»
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