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VIDEO: AP&G Catchmaster purchases BASF ILT portfolio

October 20, 2020 By
PMP Editor Heather Gooch talks with Jonathan Frisch, VP of Sales & Marketing for AP&G, about BASF divesting its ILT portfolio. Read more»
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BASF divests its Vector ILT portfolio to AP&G

October 2, 2020 By
BASF has divested its entire global Vector insect light fly trap (ILT) business to AP&G Co., which manufactures the Catchmaster brand. Read more»
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Provide long-term tick control

August 12, 2020 By
Ticks transmit vector-borne diseases and applying a microencapsulated pyrethroid with a mist blower can provide long-term tick control. Read more»
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Protect yourself, others from ticks

May 6, 2020 By
There is zero evidence that ticks transmit COVID-19, but they remain the most important vector of arthropod-borne disease in the U.S. Read more»
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Understand why mosquitoes bite

April 3, 2020 By
Ayesha Azam, entomologist for Urban Pest Management Pakistan, shares some of the science behind why mosquitoes bite humans. Read more»
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UCR researchers find way to put insects into arrested development

January 30, 2020 By
New research from University of California Riverside shows scientists may soon be able to prevent disease-spreading mosquitoes from maturing. Read more»
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USF study finds link between WNV, light pollution

August 14, 2019 By
A recent study from the University of South Florida found that light pollution — the kind found in parking lots, for example — could be a factor in the transmission of West Nile virus (WNV). The study conducted by Meredith... Read more»
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Rentokil acquires VDCI

November 13, 2017 By
Rentokil Initial plc has acquired Vector Disease Control International, a provider of mosquito control and lake management services. Paul Giannamore of The Potomac Co. represented and acted as VDCI’s exclusive financial advisor. Terms were not disclosed, but with VDCI’s 160+... Read more»
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UCR, UC Davis to launch vector center

August 14, 2017 By
With an $8 million grant from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, researchers from the University of California’s Riverside and Davis campuses will launch the Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases later this month. The... Read more»
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ESA, CDC team on vector response

July 21, 2017 By
The public health community will soon be better equipped to respond to outbreaks of diseases spread by mosquitoes and other arthropod vectors, thanks to a contract awarded to the Entomological Society of America (ESA) Certification Corp. by the U.S. Centers... Read more»