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ANID conference excels in Rome ANID conference excels in Rome
Over 450 conference delegates packed the stylish Auditorium Antonianum, just up the road from the Coliseum, in Rome for two full days of presentations on 21-22 March 2018. Professionalism within the industry was the key message, with the benefits offered by EN 16636 and CEPA Certified very much to the fore.
 
News from Hockley at PPC Live News from Hockley at PPC Live
Hockley International were delighted to announce at PPC Live that they are adding four new products to their environmental health range, along with a key label amendment to the granular cyromazine product they supply – giving approval for its use in waste management sites. The four new products include a microencapsulation, two ready-to-use products and a microemulsion.
 
Van of the year result. Now tell us about your van Van of the year result. Now tell us about your van
Gary Leek of Pestforce, East Yorkshire has been crowned the first ever winner of the PPC Live Van of the Year competition.
 
Strong seminar programme at PPC Live 2018 Strong seminar programme at PPC Live 2018
It might only be its third outing but, as we’ve come to expect, PPC Live again had a strong seminar programme. We didn’t get to all the sessions but here’s a run-down of the ones we got chance to listen to.
 
PPC Live moves to Malvern PPC Live moves to Malvern
All went well for the third and latest, one-day PPC Live event organised in alternate years to PestEx by BPCA at a venue which moves around the country. Held on 14 March, the venue this time was the Three Countries showground at Malvern, Worcestershire.
 
NPTA takes to the road... or was it sleigh NPTA takes to the road... or was it sleigh
On what must have been the coldest and snowiest day this year, a valiant band of professional pest controllers made it to the NPTA ‘On the road day’ just outside Nottingham. Once there, they were not disappointed.
 
PestTech 2018 heads south to Milton Keynes PestTech 2018 heads south to Milton Keynes
It’s all change again for PestTech in 2018 as the popular, one-day event organised by the National Pest Technicians Association (NPTA) moves to a new venue for the second year running. The date has gone back to the more familiar Wednesday nearest bonfire night – in 2018 that’s 7 November. This time however it heads further south to the Arena MK in Milton Keynes.
 


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