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FLIR Systems: Bluetooth moisture meters

January 18, 2019 By
The new FLIR MR55 Pin Moisture Meter (left in photo) and FLIR MR59 Ball Probe Moisture Meter (right in photo) are accurate, professional, easy-to-use inspection tools for reading moisture measurements from a mobile device. The MR59 is a pinless moisture... Read more»
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Syngenta: Altriset

January 14, 2019 By
Altriset termiticide can provide long-term structural protection from Eastern subterranean, Formosan and drywood termites. Altriset halts feeding by paralyzing termites’ mouthparts within hours of exposure. Its delayed toxicity means exposed termites can still walk, groom and aggregate for an extended... Read more»
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Overcoming termite control challenges

January 8, 2019 By
We asked Pest Management Professional‘s columnists and editorial board members what they thought the most challenging aspect of termite control is and how they work to overcome it. Here are some of their responses — including a few extra that... Read more»
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BASF: Termidor HP II High Precision Injection System

January 4, 2019 By
Hydraulic trenching with the Termidor HP II Precision Injection System removes the need for manual trenching, drilling and rodding in most applications, the company says. Treatment to depth is no longer required in most instances. The system’s onboard computer consistently... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: FUSE Termiticide/Insecticide

December 21, 2018 By
FUSE Termiticide/Insecticide is a proprietary Combination Chemistry product containing 21.4 percent imidacloprid and 6.6 percent fipronil. FUSE offers multiple modes of action to fight resistance and provide a powerful tool for termite and perimeter pest control applications. Available in 7.5-,... Read more»
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Executive Pest Control Products: Super Plugs

December 17, 2018 By
The “geysering” effect has long been a problem for the termite specialist. Because liquids follow the path of least resistance, the next drilled hole may geyser pesticide. By using Super Plugs, however, the pesticide is forced to remain under the... Read more»
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How to get your detctor dog to ignore distractions

December 7, 2018 By
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Identifying sources of distraction for detector dogs

November 30, 2018 By
(Editor’s note: This is part three of a four-part series on detector dogs and distractions. Read part one, “What distractions mean for detector dogs” and part two, “Don’t go to extremes when helping your detector dog with distractions.“) I want... Read more»
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Redd family donates to MSU facility

November 14, 2018 By
Gordon Redd Jr. recently donated $50,000 to the Mississippi State University Foundation on behalf of his company, Redd Pest Solutions. The contribution will help fund the new termite technician training facility on campus. “The Redd family has deep ties with... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs: CimeXa Insecticide Dust

November 6, 2018 By
CimeXa Insecticide Dust’s engineered silica composition quickly kills bed bugs, fleas, ticks, cockroaches, ants, silverfish, spiders, mites and drywood termites by destroying the pest’s waxy cuticle — resulting in rapid dehydration and death. It is also effective on pyrethroid-resistant pests,... Read more»
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