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Terminix names bed bugs ‘Pest of the Year’

December 6, 2017 By
Terminix has named its pest of 2017: bed bugs. The pest of the year was determined by the Memphis, Tenn.-based company based on its research of the highest per capita online search volume of any pest this year. Americans searched... Read more»
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Trece: CIDETRAK IMM label update

July 8, 2016 By
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has updated the product label of CIDETRAK IMM to confirm its 180-day longevity. The label change is under the “Timing of Application” section on the label. The new label is available from Trece.com or from... Read more»
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Brandenburg expands US operations

March 3, 2016 By
Brandenburg NA is expanding its reach across the U.S. by shipping insect light traps (ILTs), glue boards, and bulbs and servicing customers more efficiently thanks to the opening of its new 50,000-sq.-ft. office and warehouse facility in Earth City, Mo.... Read more»
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Rentokil to acquire the Steritech Group

September 1, 2015 By
Editor’s Note: Updated Sept. 2 at 4:30 p.m. EDT to reflect interview with John Myers, president and CEO of Rentokil North America.  Rentokil Initial has agreed to acquire the Steritech Group, which operates in both the United States and Canada.... Read more»
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NPMA survey: U.S. adults undereducated on mosquitoes

August 13, 2015 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has surveyed American adults about their knowledge of mosquito diseases in the U.S. and bite prevention practices. “Our survey found that although many Americans are aware of the prevalence of West Nile virus (WNV)... Read more»
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What’s National Pollinator Week?

June 22, 2015 By
In case you missed it, last week was National Pollinator Week (June 15 – 21). The celebration was initiated and is still managed by the Pollinator Partnership (P2). It was unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate eight years ago and... Read more»
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Schwalb joins U.S. Pest Protection

April 16, 2015 By
Industry expert Ron Schwalb, BCE, ACE, has accepted the role of corporate technical director for U.S. Pest Protection Inc., based in Nashville. “Ron has gained a respected name in the field due do his distinctive achievements, and we are excited... Read more»
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