Terminix UK acquired by private equity firm

Terminix UK acquired by private equity firm Terminix Global Holdings, following its acquisition by Rentokil, has announced the sale of Terminix UK to Norvestor. The Terminix UK management team said it is delighted with this outcome and is pleased to confirm that it will be the UK’s largest independent pest control company. The company said…

Technical Support Advisor vacancy Location – Head Office, Ossett Competitive salary with benefits

Technical Support Advisor vacancy Location – Head Office, Ossett Competitive salary with benefits Killgerm Chemicals Ltd are recruiting a Technical Support Advisor to join their technical team. Reporting to the Head of Technical Department, the main function of this role is to provide technical advice on pest control operations, products and product application techniques to…

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…

Bayer to sell its Environmental Science Professional business to Cinven for 2.6 billion U.S. dollars

Bayer to sell its Environmental Science Professional business to Cinven for 2.6 billion U.S. dollars Transaction streamlines Crop Science portfolio and ensures greater focus on core agricultural business Cinven seeks to continue to drive innovation and accelerate growth through significant investment in the acquired business Leverkusen, March 10, 2022 – Bayer and Cinven have entered…

New rodenticide guidelines: Future availability of professional baits in users’ own hands

New rodenticide guidelines: Future availability of professional baits in users’ own hands To protect the future availability of high potency rodenticides to farmers, gamekeepers and pest controllers, new practical guidelines have been issued by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use UK. According to CRRU chairman Dr Alan Buckle: “The need arises because, as responsible rodenticide…

Following on from the recent CRRU press release regarding the new label text for bait station use, we are here to provide some helpful advice.

Following on from the recent CRRU press release regarding the new label text for bait station use, we are here to provide some helpful advice. So what do Killgerm advise? At this present time, there are no defined standards for testing tamper-resistant rodent bait stations in the UK or European Union. Utilising USA test protocols…