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News from Plastdiversity – no flies here News from Plastdiversity – no flies here
Portuguese company, Plastdiversity, had on its stand at PestWorld the latest addition to its product range – the professional fruit fly monitoring trap and lure.
 
Impressive new factory for family firm Impressive new factory for family firm
The Portuguese plastics company, Plastdiversity, has recently completed a major investment developing new modern premises in its home town of Marinha das Ondas, about 20 minutes drive from the popular resort of Figueira da Foz on Portugal’s Atlantic coast.
 
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.
 
Launch of Pests in Houses Great and Small Launch of Pests in Houses Great and Small
The great and the good from the world of heritage conservation gathered in London on the evening of 27 April 2018 to celebrate the publication of English Heritage’s latest title: Pests In Houses Great & Small.
 
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.
 
At the exhibition – what caught the visitors’ attention? At the exhibition – what caught the visitors’ attention?
With nearly 200 exhibits to look over within a massive exhibition hall running to 125,000 square feet of space, any visitor had to be pretty determined to check out every exhibition stand – or booth as they are called in the US. Within the time available, and after asking contacts what caught their eye, here is our round-up of what we spotted. Apologies to those we missed.
 
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery
Look up this phrase — Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery — and by way of explanation it says ‘To imitate someone is to pay the person a genuine compliment — often an unintended compliment.’
 


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