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  • Fri Jan 21 2000

    Merger Creates Aventis Environmental Science

    Press Release Montvale, NJ -- The merger of the parent companies of AgrEvo Environmental Health and Rhone-Poulenc has created the single largest global basic manufacturer of structural pest control and vector control products. The new compa...

  • Fri Jan 21 2000

    New Chlor-O-Pic for Structural Fumigation

    Great Lakes Chemical in conjunction with Douglas Products and Packaging announce a new 1 oz. glass bottle of Chlor-O-Pic Warning Agent for use with Vikane in structural fumigations. The new size comes packaged in a re-useable DOT approved ca...

  • Thu Jan 20 2000

    Calif Proposes New Statewide Restrictions on Methyl Bromide

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE California Department of Pesticide Regulation DPR Proposes New Statewide Restrictions on Methyl Bromide SACRAMENTO--The California Department of Pesticide Regulation today released proposed regulations that will i...

  • Thu Jan 6 2000

    GAO Report on Pesticide Use in Schools

    Senator Joseph Lieberman, ranking Democrat on the Senate Government Affairs Committee, in a press conference held Tuesday called on EPA to address the supposed risk to children from pesticide exposure in schools. Citing a Senate General Acco...

  • Wed Jan 5 2000

    Ecogen Confirms Monsanto is Using its Bt Toxin Gene in New Product To Control...

    LANGHORNE, Pa., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Responding to investor inquiries, Ecogen Inc. (Nasdaq: EECN - news) confirmed today that the Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) toxin gene, Cry3Bb, utilized by the Monsanto Company as the active ingredient in i...

  • Mon Dec 6 1999

    Management Team Purchases Woodstream Corp.

    The Management of Woodstream and its financial partners has acquired Woodstream Corporation from Borden Capital, the parent company of Corning Consumer Products. "e;We are very excited about beginning the new millennium as an independen...

  • Fri Dec 3 1999

    Zeneca Ag & Novartis Ag Merge

    Zeneca Ag and Novartis Ag have agreed to form a new publicly traded company, independent from both original parents. They have agreed to demerge AstraZeneca's Agricultural Chemical and Novartis' Agrochemical and Seeds businesses and then sim...

  • Tue Nov 23 1999

    Cal EPA Releases 1998 Pesticide Use Report

    California EPA's Department of Pesticide Regulation has released its 1998 Pesticide use report. Highlights include: A 5% increase in total pounds to 1997 attributed to the increased use of sulfur, Methyl Bromide use down from 15.7 million po...

  • Wed Nov 17 1999

    Bayer Announces New Gel Bait, Pre-Empt

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Ehart(816) 242-4713, John Meirowsky (800)767-5021 BAYER CORPORATION TO LAUNCH ADVANCED PRODUCT IN COCKROACH CONTROL Kansas City, Mo. (November 10, 1999)¡X Bayer Corporation announced the launch of it...

  • Fri Nov 12 1999

    DowAgro Launches Pro-active Dursban Site

    DowAgro has launched a pro-active site aimed at educating the general public and industry on the value of pesticide use in protecting crops, property and health. The site contains valuable scientific data on risk and health factors. Addition...

  • Tue Nov 2 1999

    FMC Rolls Out Smartrak Software

    FMC's Specialty Products Business (SPB) has successfully installed Smartrak Software Version 1.0 for Termite Baiting into the headquarters of select pest control operators. The software is designed to help PCOs manage and monitor every termi...

  • Tue Nov 2 1999

    Nisus & U.S. Borax Team Up

    Nisus Corp. recently reached an agreement with U.S. Borax, Inc., to purchase the sales and marketing rights to the Tim-bor Professional product line. By adding Tim-bor to its line of borate-based pesticides, Nisus boosts its reputation as a ...

  • Mon Nov 1 1999

    '99 NPCA Convention Highlights

    Pictures from NPCA

  • Thu Oct 28 1999

    Aire-Mate and Trebor Sign Deal

    Aire-Mate Inc. (an affiliate of Curtiss Dyna-Fog Ltd) of Westfield, Indiana, and the Trebor Corporation of Douglasville, Georgia proudly announces that a letter of intent has been signed for Aire-Mate Inc to assume the production, markeitng a...

  • Thu Oct 28 1999

    BirthBlocker Bait for Roaches

    Dominion BioSciences Inc., a biotechnology form that develops technology discoveries from Virginia Tech University, and Cleary Chemical Corporation, a New Jersey-based supplier of specialty chemicals to PCO, turf and ornamental customers, hav...

  • Thu Oct 28 1999

    FMC to Purchase PowerRoute Business Operations

    FMC Corporation has signed a letter of intent for the purchase of the PowerRoute software code, product line and assets from FrontRunner Technologies of Phoenix, Arizona. FMC will market exclusively into the pest control, lawn care, golf and...

  • Fri Oct 22 1999

    EPA Registers New RP Termiticide

    Thursday October 21, 9:02 am Eastern Time Company Press Release SOURCE: Rhone-Poulenc Ag Company Rhone-Poulenc's TERMIDOR(R) Receives Regulatory Approval for Professional Use In Control of Termites RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Oct. 21 /P...

  • Fri Oct 22 1999

    WMG Appoints Paragon As Master Distributor

    Whitmire Micro-Gen and Paragon are excited to announce that an agreement in principle has been reached to jointly promote and sell the Whitmire Micro-Gen Prescription Treatmentr Brand product line to the pest control industry. Under this ...

  • Fri Oct 22 1999

    Rollins Acquires Redd Pest Control

    Rollins, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Leading Southeastern Pest Control Provider ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 20, 1999--Rollins, Inc., a nationwide consumer services company (NYSE:ROL - news), announced today that its Orkin subsidia...

  • Wed Oct 13 1999

    EPA Responds to Mosquito Outbreaks

    As recent out breaks of mosquito borne diseases gain national attention, the EPA has just posted a new internet site explaining the use of pesticides in the control of mosquitos.