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News from Hockley International ahead of PestEx News from Hockley International ahead of PestEx
Hockley International is celebrating the highly positive response the company has had to their new broad-spectrum professional insecticide, Mostyn PTP 15 ULV. They invite you to come and see them at PestEx to discuss this product, just one of which makes up their professional product range.
 
News from Bleu Line - BL Group – a bright future News from Bleu Line - BL Group – a bright future
Italy continues to have a strong manufacturing base of home-grown public health pest control specialists. With a major presence at the Italian flagship event Bleu Line - B.L. group is one such company. Whilst traditional insecticides and rodenticides continue to be important, innovative and greener products are opening up new opportunities. Key among these, as Giovanni Bazzocchi, co-owner and export sales director explains, is the novel mosquito product, Aquatain AMF
 
Significant label changes for Ficam D Significant label changes for Ficam D
Pest controllers will be somewhat surprised to discover that there are to be quite significant changes to the label covering both, the range of insects covered, and the method of use for the popular insecticide dust, Ficam D.
 
News from Lodi-UK – Effective and flexible Digrain C40 WP insecticide News from Lodi-UK – Effective and flexible Digrain C40 WP insecticide
Digrain C40 WP from Lodi-UK, containing 40% cypermethrin, is a new and highly effective wettable powder with proven long term residual activity. It can be used against a wide range of crawling and flying insects in a large variety of domestic and industrial situations.
 
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.
 
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.
 
News from the Bleu Line - B.L. Group – spraying with drones News from the Bleu Line - B.L. Group – spraying with drones
The use of drones has quickly become an accepted part of the pest controllers’ armoury – but mainly for surveying activities. Ever inventive, Italian manufacturer, Bleu Line, has taken this one step further forward – for the commercial application of public health products, notably for mosquito control.
 


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