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RISE holds 29th annual meeting

September 4, 2019 By
RISE held its annual conference Aug. 26-29 in Marana, Ariz., with nearly 185 manufacturers, formulators, distributors and industry leaders in attendance. Read more»
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Maryland courts upheld Montgomery County lawn pesticide ban

September 1, 2019 By
Montgomery County, Md.’s ban on the use of state-approved pesticides on private lawns was upheld by Maryland's Court of Appeals in July. Read more»
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Maryland courts uphold pesticide ban in Montgomery County

July 15, 2019 By
After a nearly six-year fight to stop Montgomery County, Md.’s ban on the use of state-approved pesticides on private lawns, legal remedies to challenge the law have been exhausted. Read more»
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Legislative challenges, industry unity define 2019 advocacy

June 28, 2019 By
RISE's VP of public affairs, Karen Reardon, says engagement and advocacy is what makes a positive difference to the pest control industry’s reputation. Read more»
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RISE’s Hobbs resigns

June 11, 2019 By
On June 10, RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) President Aaron Hobbs tendered his resignation. Read more»
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RISE, CropLife America host annual conference

April 8, 2019 By
RISE and CropLife America welcomed more than 400 leaders from the pesticide industry to the 2019 CropLife America and RISE Regulatory Conference. Read more»
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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»