Does Your Vehicle Have Unexpected Passengers?

Does Your Vehicle Have Unexpected Passengers? You may have read the recent headlines in tabloid newspapers stating that rodents ‘big enough to put a saddle on’ are moving into a town near you, and while the size may be an exaggeration, rodent behaviour has certainly changed during lockdown. A British Pest Control Association (BPCA) poll…

How to Earn CPD Points During the Pandemic

How to Earn CPD Points During the Pandemic While the world sees significant changes to our daily lives it remains as important as ever to demonstrate your credentials to customers with independent proof that you have received proper professional training and have continued to update your expertise through Continuing Professional Development (CPD). During the pandemic,…

PEST MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS CONFIRMED AS KEY WORKERS

PEST MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS CONFIRMED AS KEY WORKERS

PEST MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONALS CONFIRMED AS KEY WORKERS The British Pest Control Association (BPCA) have announced that George Eustice, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), has confirmed that pest management is an essential sector during the Covid-19 worldwide pandemic. The “food and necessary goods” section, specifically concerning hygiene, covers pest management in…

Tetramethrin reclassification

Tetramethrin reclassification Insecticides containing tetramethrin at a concentration of 1% and greater will, from the 1st of May 2020, be required to feature a new hazard phrase on the label: ‘H351: Suspected of causing cancer’ due to their reclassification as category 2 carcinogens. Such labels will also feature the ‘health hazard’ warning symbol. The key…