PestFix Storefront Grand Opening

PestFix Storefront Grand Opening     PestFix is a pest control, hygiene, tools and PPE supply company that has been providing the public and professionals with products to prevent, manage and treat pest issues. We are a family run business growing since 2002, we moved to Terminus Road, Chichester from Littlehampton last July and are…

The International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP)

“The International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP) brings together those with a professional interest in urban pests. Every three years, participants from academia, industry, government and professional pest control, come from all over the world to meet at the ICUP and share research and ideas. This year the institution that hosts the conference is the…

HSE safety alert issued: ear loop masks/respirators

HSE safety alert issued: ear loop masks/respirators A safety alert, issued on 26 April 2022, advises that HSE does not recommend using ear loop masks/respirators as tight-fitting RPE at work. New HSE research has shown that respirators/masks which rely on ear loops to hold the respirator/mask in place, do not protect people adequately when used…

Latest rodenticide surveillance finds stubborn barn owl residues

Latest rodenticide surveillance finds stubborn barn owl residues Rodenticide residues have been found in 88% of barn owls by the latest annual surveillance for the UK Rodenticide Stewardship Regime, operated by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use. The previous year’s figure was 87%. Since this latest 2020 sample of barn owl remains was collected, CRRU…

National Pest Awards 2022

The National Pest Awards 2022 is now back! Organised by Pest Magazine, The National Pest Awards has been launched to promote, reward and recognise excellence and good practice in British pest control. What better way of rewarding the hard work and dedication that goes into the UK industry. Enter for free now and help reinforce…

NPTA Course on Rodent Problem Solving

NPTA COURSE ON RODENT PROBLEM SOLVING   Course Dates & Location 2nd August 2022 at HERTFORD HEATH VILLAGE HALL, 121 LONDON ROAD, HERTFORD HEATH, HERTS. SG13 7RH –  PLACES LIMITED 24th August 2022 at EIGHTON BANKS VILLAGE HALL, BLACK LANE, GATESHEAD, TYNE & WEAR. NE9 7UP – PLACES LIMITED Cost: £80.00 plus vat for NPTA…

Rare UK eagle’s rodenticide death shines spotlight on need for responsible rodent control

Rare UK eagle’s rodenticide death shines spotlight on need for responsible rodent control A poisoned white-tailed eagle found in Dorset is dramatic and regrettable evidence of the need for universally responsible use of rodenticides, states the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use. “Whether caused by deliberate abuse or unintended secondary poisoning from eating poisoned rodents, this incident…