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Killgerm ASM is awarded RSPH Level 3 award in pest management
Killgerm ASM is awarded RSPH Level 3 award in pest management
Killgerm has announced that Laurence Barnard, one of its area sales managers, has passed his RSPH Level 3 award in pest management.
Anne Godfrey to leave Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
Anne Godfrey to leave Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) has today announced that Anne Godfrey is to leave the membership body following four years as chief executive.
Steve Hallam appointed NPTA’s first chief operating officer
Steve Hallam appointed NPTA’s first chief operating officer
Steve Hallam has been appointed to the new role of chief operating officer (COO) for the National Pest Technician’s Association (NPTA). He took up this new full-time position with effect from 1 May 2019, marking a new chapter for the NPTA.
New man at the top at Pelsis
New man at the top at Pelsis
Andrew Milner joined Pelsis as the company’s CEO on 4 March. This followed the sudden departure of previous CEO, Peter Mangion, a matter of days earlier.
Prison for director behind illegal online chemical sales
Prison for director behind illegal online chemical sales
A company director has been sent to prison for 10 months for illegally selling chemicals online. The sentence clearly demonstrates that such activity is being taken seriously by the authorities although the timescales taken do seem rather long. The successful prosecution was brought by the Health & Safety Directorate (HSE) following an original complaint dating back to August 2014.
News from Bábolna Bio
News from Bábolna Bio
The Bábolna Bio stand was full to capacity during the three days of Parasitec in Paris. It was a case of the full range of products on display, a full range of staff and a continual number of visitors to make the stand full.
Career opportunity - Presly Pest Control
Career opportunity - Presly Pest Control
Presly Pest Control, the largest independent pest control company in the north of Scotland, is searching for a technical manager.
Association professional is new chief exec at BPCA
Association professional is new chief exec at BPCA
The British Pest Control Association (BPCA) has announced that Ian Andrew has been appointed as its new chief executive, effective 1 February 2018.


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