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RISE encourages PMPs to move ‘boldly forward’

December 3, 2018 By
With a theme of @boldly4ward, RISE’s annual meeting brought together our industry’s leaders in September to review our progress on priority issues and to begin the process of planning for 2019. The theme was an apt one for this year,... Read more»
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Outgoing RISE Governing Board members were recognized during the association’s annual meeting Sept. 23-26, 2018, in Amelia Island, Fla. From left are Dan Stahl who served as Governing Board chair from 2014-16, OHP Inc.; Aaron Hobbs, RISE president; and Stephanie Jensen, outgoing Board member, BASF Corp. PHOTO: RISE

RISE holds 28th annual meeting

September 27, 2018 By
Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) welcomed new governing board members and recognized dedicated volunteers during its 28th annual meeting at Amelia Island, Fla., with a focus on engagement and community building. Nearly 600 manufacturers, formulators, distributors and other... Read more»
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RISE: Online social communities welcome pest management information

August 23, 2018 By
Join RISE on social media for conversations and educational activities, where you can share your pest management expertise and perspective. Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Associations weigh in on the Amazon-EPA FIFRA settlement

March 23, 2018 By
In February, Amazon agreed to pay $1.2 million in administrative penalties to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to settle a case involving online sales, and the distribution of, imported pesticides not registered for sale in the United States. The... Read more»

RISE launches social media program

March 23, 2018 By
Yes or no. Now or never. This or that. For such a little word, or sets a lot of limits. But and opens a world of possibilities: Peanut butter and jelly. Rhythm and blues. Yours and mine. And turns two... Read more»
Rockwell Labs Chemistry Manager Todd Fleischmann and student intern Kathryn Monahan discuss a new formulation with Dr. Cisse Spragins. (Photo courtesy of Rockwell Labs)

Women in pest management: You’ve come a long way

January 16, 2018 By
Times certainly have changed since pest management was an up-and-coming service in the mid-1800s. Read more»
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Women in pest management: Karen Reardon

January 8, 2018 By
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RISE’s Reardon honored for legislative efforts

October 10, 2017 By
Karen Reardon, vice president of public affairs for RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment), received one of CropLife America’s (CLA’s) highest honors for her successful effort to defend against the ban of pesticide use on private property in Montgomery... Read more»
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World Trade Center 9/11 survivor shares his riveting story at RISE’s annual meeting

September 11, 2017 By
Joe Dittmar Sr., a fire-insurance industry executive, was on the highest occupied floor (105) in 2 World Trade Center (WTC) when the terrorist events of 9/11 unfolded in 2001. He shared his survival story at RISE’s recent annual meeting of... Read more»
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