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News from Barrettine Environmental Health News from Barrettine Environmental Health
A new rat bait, Romax Rat CP, comes to the UK courtesy of Barrettine Environmental Health. It is unlike anything else on the market, giving excellent results against rats. It also offers a significantly reduced risk of secondary poisoning especially to predatory birds. Romax Rat CP ‘soft blocks’ could give you the edge with clients concerned about the environmental impact of your services.
 
News from Brandenburg UK & Bed Bugs News from Brandenburg UK & Bed Bugs
These two leading companies are delighted to announce the launch of two new revolutionary bedbug monitors at PestEx 2009. They have combined forces to bring to the market an effective, safe, economic and discreet solution for bedbug monitoring. The combination of the ‘active’ and ‘passive’ monitoring systems will revolutionise the way in which the global bedbug issue can be controlled.
 
Two events involving fumigants totally unrelated - Talunex recalled Two events involving fumigants totally unrelated - Talunex recalled
The recall by Certis of Talunex and the very sad death of a man near Berwick, Northumberland are both very unfortunate, but totally unrelated, incidents.
 
Pest managers attend Pest Controllers Academy refresher Pest managers attend Pest Controllers Academy refresher
On 5 April pest control managers attended a one-day refresher seminar following the very successful Pest Controllers Academy originally held on 6 & 7 October 2008.
 
New UK pesticide regulatory directorate launched New UK pesticide regulatory directorate launched
A new directorate, the Chemicals Regulation Directorate (CRD), officially came into being today (1 April 2009.) CRD will deal with biocides, agrochemicals and REACH regulatory issues.
 
News from Killgerm News from Killgerm
Take advantage of these two new Killgerm AF Heroes The AF Demi-Diamond moth SPI monitoring station and the AF Atom, a small, compact and stackable bait box. Both products are small and discreet and come with the outstanding quality of the Killgerm AF range.
 
First UK-trained bedbug sniffer dogs go into service First UK-trained bedbug sniffer dogs go into service
The first two UK-trained canine recruits have graduated with flying colours and are now fully operational in and around London sniffing out bedbugs.
 


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