Jonathan Peck

Jonathan Peck – Announcement

It is with great sadness that we are writing to inform you that Jonathan Peck, Chairman and majority shareholder of Killgerm Group Ltd, died yesterday following his long battle with cancer. Since the late 1960’s when he joined the company, and soon after led the Management Buy Out, Jonathan has been the driving force behind…

Killgerm Training Opens New Facilities

Attendees on Killgerm training courses, including the recent RSPH Level 2 in Pest Control, have been enjoying the brand new modern training facilities located next to the main Killgerm Group offices, on Wakefield Road in Ossett. Formally named the Flushdyke Suite, the new Killgerm Training facilities officially opened in August 2009 and have so far…

Advion – So how does it work?

Indoxacarb is a member of the new oxadiazine class of insecticides that act by inhibiting sodium ion entry into nerve cells, resulting in the paralysis and death of target insect pests. When cockroaches are exposed to Advion, a three-step chain reaction is unleashed. It’s the third step that makes Advion so effective as this tertiary…

Advion – What are its advantages?

Advion cockroach gel bait offers many benefits and as studies show this unique formulation quickly attracts cockroaches, out-competing existing food sources. This novel gel has a high-consumption bait matrix and a potent non-repellent active ingredient. Not only has Advion been proven to be a very effective cockroach gel but DuPont’s research and expertise has enabled…

Advion – Active Ingredient

It is not everyday that a new active ingredient comes onto the UK market, especially one that has proved to be such an effective product in the US! DuPont’s new Advion cockroach gel, launched at PestTech, has been formulated using the exciting new active ingredient indoxacarb Indoxacarb is based on a new class of chemistry.…

CIEH guidance for local authority charging

The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) has issued guidance on charging for pest control services for local authorities. There is serious concern that more and more councils are deciding not to provide a pest control service and also that more councils are introducing charges for pest control services. The CIEH guidance states the issues…

Killgerm launch Level 3

Killgerm Training is delighted to announce the very first and successful launch of the RSPH Level 3 Diploma in Pest Management, which consolidates Killgerm’s status as the most innovative provider of pest control training in the UK. Speaking for the Killgerm Technical and Training Department, Company Biologist Mark Butler said “we are delighted to be…