Secret Site Map
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Home News EPA Bed Bug Summit Available by Webinar

EPA Bed Bug Summit Available by Webinar

Industry Events, Bed bugs

Instructions for signing up available on Agency’s website.

| January 31, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The second National Bed Bug Summit will be available via webinar for PMPs interested in listening to the proceedings. Instructions for registering for the webinar are available on EPA’s website at http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/ppdc/bedbug-summit/2nd-bedbug-summit.html. The agenda also is available on the website.

The summit will be held on February 1-2 at the Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, D.C. Preregistration is required to attend in person.
 

Top news

ScottsMiracle-Gro Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Action Pest Control

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company announced that its subsidiary EG Systems, Inc., doing business as Scotts LawnService, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Action Pest Control, Evansville Ind., which ranked 56th on the 2014 PCT Top 100 list, with annual revenues of $11.6 million. The transaction, which is expected to close by January 2015, would mark Scotts’ first acquisition of a structural pest control business.

WCBB Raising Funds to Help Injured Industry Professional

Trade group Wildlife Control Business Builders (WCBB) is raising funds to help ECO Wildlife Solutions' Susan Sims, who suffered serious injuries as a result of a ladder fall.

Study Examines Disease Potential of NYC's Rats

Columbia University researchers spent a year collecting 133 rats in Manhattan. They found that the specimens were carrying food-borne illnesses like salmonella, as well as fever-inducing illnesses.

NPMA Looks to the Future During PestWorld Opening Ceremony

More than 3,000 industry professionals from 80-plus countries have traveled to Orlando, Fla., for PestWorld ’14. The Opening Ceremony, sponsored by Bayer, featured musical act Rhythm Extreme.

West Nile Virus Update — October 2014

As of October 14, a total of 47 states and the District of Columbia have reported West Nile virus infections in people, birds, or mosquitoes, CDC reports.

x