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  • Sat May 28 2016

    Rockwell Labs Introduces EcoVia CA and EcoVia G

    NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Rockwell Labs Ltd. announces a pair of new FIFRA 25 (b) exempt and research-based botanical insecticide products: EcoVia CA contact aerosol and EcoVia G granular products. EcoVia CA aerosol provides both rapid knock...

  • Sat May 28 2016

    Bayer/CDC Partner to Fight Zika

    Bayer and the CDC Foundation, longtime partners who share a commitment to combating global health threats, have come together to curb the spread of Zika in a number of ways. Among other efforts, Bayer has announced a donation of more than 90,...

  • Fri May 27 2016

    Freedom Solar, ABC Partner on San Antonio Solar Project

    SAN ANTONIO— ABC Home & Commercial Services in San Antonio is now powered by the sun, thanks to a project recently completed by Freedom Solar Power. Powered by 152 SunPower 327 watt high efficiency modules, this solar project will offset mo...

  • Fri May 27 2016

    Arrow Exterminators Participates in Special Olympics Georgia 2016 Summer Games

    ATLANTA — Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators recently participated as the Official Awards Sponsor at the Special Olympics Georgia (SOGA) 2016 Summer Games hosted at Emory University in Atlanta. As a part of this sponsorship, Arrow team members...

  • Fri May 27 2016

    CEO of Arizona Pest Squad Receives MBE Advocate of the Year Award

    TEMPE, Ariz. – David Marshall, president and CEO of Arizona Pest Squad, was awarded the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Advocate of the Year award by the Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council. The council presents eight...

  • Fri May 27 2016

    Poll: Service Vehicles in Off Hours

    Poll: Service Vehicles in Off Hours Poll: Service Vehicles in Off Hours

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Amid Zika Concerns House Passes Bill Easing Pesticide Use Restrictions Near W...

    WASHINGTON – On May 24, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 897, the Zika Vector Control Act 258-156. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH), alters pesticide spraying permit requirements near waterways. Gibbs warned that mo...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Rentokil and Steritech Annnounce New North America Branding

    READING, Pa. — Rentokil North America announced that following the acquisition of The Steritech Group, Inc. in October 2015, it is rebranding its North American pest control operations as Rentokil Steritech. The joining of Rentokil and Ster...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Well, Look What the Cat Dragged In

    When fleas infest a home, it’s usually because they hitched a ride on the resident dog or cat. If that pet spends a lot of time hanging out with the family, then the fleas have probably set up shop in the living room, family room, finished ba...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Breaking the Flea Life Cycle: Why IGRs Are Vital to Eradication

    Although there are about 2,500 species of fleas worldwide, only about 325 appear in the United States. The cat flea is the predominant species PMPs encounter in homes. In fact, more than 90 percent of the fleas found on pets, as well as feral...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Five Fun Facts About Fleas

    Fleas. Adam had ’em. 20th century American poet Strickland Gillilan penned these words, long considered the world’s shortest poem. (More recently, Muhammad Ali fans claimed that he knocked Gillilan out of the ring with his own brief couplet, ...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Fleeing From Fleas

    Editor's note: The following article appeared in the June 2011 issue of PCT as part of our flea control coverage. Fleas are small, wingless insects that feed on the blood of animals and people. Many flea problems are caused by the cat flea,...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Fleas Are Back: Are You Ready?

    Editor's note: This article originally appeared in July 2012 PCT. Fleas are extremely important pests. They can thrive on pets, like cats and dogs, and they can be very irritating to humans. Some flea infestations are severe, to the point t...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    An Unwelcome Homecoming

    Editor’s note: This article was adapted from Techletter, a biweekly publication from Pinto & Associates, Mechanicsville, Md. To subscribe, visit www.techletter.com, or call 301/884-3020. Why should customers have a flea treatment before goi...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    Bug Bombs for Flea Control = Bad Idea

    Editor's note: This article originally appeared in July 2012 PCT. Got bugs? Bomb the place…just set off a bug bomb…buy some bug bombs and put one in each room...the more bug bombs you use the quicker you will solve the bug problem…got bed b...

  • Thu May 26 2016

    PCO Yarrington's Flea Market Insights

    PCO Yarrington's Flea Market Insights In the following podcast, Ken Yarrington, president of KenX Pest Control, Chariton, Iowa, discusses his company's flea control service offerings. Yarrington is one several PCOs that PCT calls on for his...

  • Wed May 25 2016

    PermaTreat Leads the Way in MS Walk Fundraising

    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – For the third year in a row, PermaTreat Pest and Termite Control was the top fundraising team for the Fredericksburg Region Annual Multiple Sclerosis Walk. The PermaTreat team raised $15,645, the highest out of 42 team...

  • Wed May 25 2016

    Pest Management Inc. Appears on Travel Channel’s 'Hotel Impossible'

    AUSTIN, Texas — Pest Management, Inc. was in the national spotlight thanks to an appearance on the Travel Channel’s “Hotel Impossible” series. The episode, which aired on May 23, showcase the company’s highly trained team of bed bug detection...

  • Wed May 25 2016

    Central Life Sciences Launches Adulticide Mosquito Control Product with 10% D...

    Central Life Sciences, the makers of Zenivex products, launch new Aqua Zenivex™ E20 2016 Pioneer Program: Elevated Mosquito Control Starts HereIncorporate reduced-risk Aqua Zenivex™ E20 into your mosquito control operations and see rewards. A...

  • Tue May 24 2016

    Truly Nolen Promotes Pujol to Manager, North Miami Office

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Truly Nolen Pest Control recently announced the promotion of Julio Pujol to manager of the company’s North Miami, Fla. service office. Pujol will help the office gain more visibility in North Miami. “After so many years in...