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FMC to Purchase PowerRoute Business Operations

10/28/1999

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...

EPA Registers New RP Termiticide

10/22/1999

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...

WMG Appoints Paragon As Master Distributor

10/22/1999

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 ...

Rollins Acquires Redd Pest Control

10/22/1999

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...

EPA Responds to Mosquito Outbreaks

10/13/1999

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.

Whitmire Micro-Gen System VII Return Request

09/27/1999

Whitmire Micro-Gen has discovered a manufacturing defect involving a sealing compound used on the System VII. The sealing compound failure has resulted in leakage problems. WMG is incentivizing PCO's to return the defective units to their d...

Maxforce Carpenter Ant Bait Gel - CA

09/24/1999

Clorox's Fipronil based Maxforce Carpenter Ant Bait Gel goes to registration posting in California effective Sept. 20, 1999. The product should clear posting and be cleared for sale in the state in 30 days.

Use of Rid-A-Bird Perch 1100 Ends

09/24/1999

Regulatory Reminder: Rid-A-Bird Perch 1100 Solution can no longer be purchased, used or sold effective October 1, 1999. Any unopened product can be returned to the manufacturer. Call 319-732-3970 for more information.

CA Offers $800K for Pesticide Alternatives

09/24/1999

Cal/EPA's Department of Pesticide Regulation will award $800,000 in Pest Management Alliance grants aimed at reducing pesticide risks to workers, consumers, and the environment. For more Alliance information, or to receive a bid package by m...

The Business of Bird Control - New Seminar

09/16/1999

Bird Barrier America in conjunction with Van Waters & Rogers, announce a new 3 hour seminar entitled The Business of Bird Control. The seminar focus is on how to add and manage profitable bird control services into your company service offer...

Maxforce Nationwide Seminar Series

09/16/1999

The fourth annual Maxforce Seminar Series has been in full swing since August 2, 1999. The series features industry expert, Dr. Austin Frishman addressing carpenter ant control and new techniques for improving business and retaining accounts...

Fumitoxin DOT Exemption

09/14/1999

Pestcon Systems, the manufacturer of Fumitoxin aluminum phosphide products, announces a fifth revision of the exemption from placarding, DOT-E 10753. The exemption allows Pest Control Operators to transport limited quantities of Fumitoxin in...

California Drafting Regs for MB & Pic

09/13/1999

SACRAMENTO -- Cal/EPA's Department of Pesticide Regulation is developing statewide regulations on the agricultural use of methyl bromide and chloropicrin, DPR Director Paul E. Helliker announced today. In addition to those two fumigants, DPR...

California Registration Update

09/08/1999

California Department of Pesticide Regulation announced that the following products should clear posting for final registration September 28, 1999: The food use label for Agrevo's deltamethrin based Suspend SC Insecticide. JT Eaton's Dr...

ACS Honors Bayer Scientists

09/08/1999

The following is an excerpt from a Bayer AG press release which was issued earlier today: American Chemical Society Honors "e;Heroes of Chemistry"e; Bayer research team recognized for pioneering world's number one insecticide ...

VAN WATERS & ROGERS SEMINAR

08/30/1999

SEPTEMBER 29,1999 SHONEY'S INN 180 WEST OXMOOR BLVD. BIRMINGHAM,AL.35209 1:00 TO 6:00PM SPEAKERS- JAY BRADLEY WHITMIRE MICROGEN, KIRK HOVIOUS TERMATROL. 10 ALABAMA POINTS HAVE BEEN APPROVED. $20.00 REGISTRATION FEE. LIMITED SPACE AVAILABE. ...

VAN WATERS & ROGERS SEMINAR

08/30/1999

SEPTEMBER 30,1999. RAMADA INN-EAST 1355 EAST BLVD MONTGOMERY,AL.36117. 1:00 TO 6:00 PM. SPEAKERS- JAY BRADLEY WHITMIRE MICROGEN, KIRK HOVIOUS TERMATROL.10 ALABAMA RECERTIFICATION POINTS HAVE BEEN APPROVED. $20.00 REGISTRATION FEE. LIMITED S...

VAN WATERS & ROGERS SEMINAR

08/19/1999

SEPTEMBER 28,1999 RAMADA INN- 8716 MADISON BLVD MADISON,AL. 1:00PM TO 6:00PM SPEAKERS- JAY BRADLEY-WHITMIRE MICROGEN KIRK HOVIOUS-TERMATROL 10 ALABAMA RECERTIFICATION POINTS HAVE BEEN APPROVED $20.00 REGISTRATION FEE LIMITED SPACE AVAILAB...

Seminar Announcement

08/16/1999

Rodent Seminar in our Spartanburg, SC facility 8/30 @5:30. Also in our Charlotte facility on 8/31 at 5:30. There is one hour credit for both NC/SC

Bright Offer On Suspend SC

08/16/1999

Buy a case of Suspend SC, get a Streamlight Flashlight FREE! For every case of Suspend SC Insecticide you buy you can get a tough Streamlight ProPolymer Series 4AA Flashlight (a $32 value). To get your free Streamlight Flashlight, simply se...

Census Discontinued

08/16/1999

Zeneca's Census non-toxic bait block for rodent population monitoring has been discontinued effective August 5, 1999. No reason cited for the move.

Maxforce Carpenter Ant Bait - California

08/13/1999

California Department of Pesticide Regulation announces that Clorox's Maxforce Carpenter Ant Gel Bait has gone to posting. The product should clear registration in 30 days. Contact your local VW&R office to order at 1-800-888-4VWR.

People On The Move At VW&R

08/10/1999

Van Waters & Rogers announces that Chris Wescott, a 20+ year veteran with a broad base of experience, has been named to District Manager of the Southeast Sales District. The same announcement notes that Calvin Stephenson Jr. is moving to a n...

VW&R Continues Turf & Landscape Expansion

08/10/1999

Van Waters & Rogers announces the addition of Angela Ramos and Sandra Casserly as Turf & Landscape Specialists. Ramos has 9 years of industry experience and will be responsible for Southeast Florida. Casserly also comes with over 9 years of...

Maxforce Big Rebate

08/10/1999

Clorox, the manufacturer of Maxforce Baits, announces an unlimited cash rebate offer for Maxforce FC Roach Killer Bait Gel purchases from authorized distributors. Offer good on purchases from August 1, 1999, to September 17, 1999. $6 Rebate...

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