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California moves a step closer to rodenticide ban

April 10, 2019 By and
Legislation to ban certain rodenticides passed the Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee on April 9. Read more»
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1946 study looked to primary sources of secondary infestations

September 12, 2018 By
In this look back, we examine how the industry managed carpet beetles and clothes moths 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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WCRA raises money for UCCE research

December 8, 2017 By
The West Coast Rodent Academy (WCRA) held its third academy Nov. 15-17, 2017 at the University of California’s South Coast Research and Extension Center in Irvine, Calif. This three-day workshop on urban rodent management was a joint effort among the... Read more»
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BugOut wins PCOC banner contest

July 19, 2017 By
Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) has announced the winners of the 14th 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 year,... Read more»
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PestCal wins PCOC-Vikane contest

July 12, 2016 By
Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) has announced the winners of the 13th annual Fumigation Banner Bonanza Contest, sponsored by Vikane fumigant. The contest recognizes California fumigators for promoting structural fumigation through signage at job sites. This year, there were... Read more»
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Whitmore launches fumigation firm

February 24, 2016 By
Lee Whitmore, a 17-year industry veteran, has launched Quality Pest Services. With three locations, the Anaheim, Calif.-based company is poised to provide fumigation and heat subcontractor services in the Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara and... Read more»
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Target Specialty Products helped exceed fundraising goal at conference

July 10, 2015 By
Target Specialty Products helped raise at this year’s Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) Association Expo more than $15,000 for the University of California schools. The company hosted the annual silent auction with co-sponsors Drexel Chemical and Epic Brokers. The $15,860 collected exceeded the company’s... Read more»
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Holick Named 2014 Zoecon Salesman of the Year

January 7, 2015 By
SCHAUMBURG, IL—Central Life Sciences has selected John Holick as the recipient of the “Salesman of the Year” award for the Zoëcon Professional Products division. Holick, a first-time winner of this award, is the Western regional vector manager for Central Life... Read more»
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Killroy Wins PCOC Banner Contest

August 27, 2014 By
INDIANAPOLIS—Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) is pleased to announce the winners of the 11th annual Fumigation Banner Bonanza Contest, sponsored by Dow AgroSciences, the manufacturer of Vikane gas fumigant. The contest recognizes California fumigators for promoting fumigation through signage... Read more»
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