pest management

FAQ: Is it fleas or bed bugs?

November 9, 2012

You may be wondering, do I have fleas or bed bugs?  Scanning Electron Micrograph of a Flea. So you think something is biting you but you’re not sure what?  Many folks eventually find the culprit is fleas, rather than bed bugs. Myth: I don’t have pets so I can’t have fleas. Not true!  Fleas can […]

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EPA’s new Controlling Bed Bugs page

May 17, 2010

The US Environmental Protection Agency has a brand new Controlling Bed Bugs page, with information on bed bug biology, prevention and identification and various forms of bed bug treatment (and Integrated Pest Management), choosing a pest management professional, as well as wonderful photos of bed bugs, cast skins, eggs, and other signs of bed bugs. […]

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Learn about bed bugs at 2010 North American Bed Bug Summit

April 8, 2010

There’s an ongoing need for good information about bed bugs among pest professionals, and people who manage housing in various industries. So we’re happy to hear that Bed Bug Central is hosting a North American Bed Bug Summit in Chicago on September 20-21. PCT Online reports, Bed Bug University’s North American Summit 2010 is designed […]

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New York Mayor Bloomberg signs Bed Bug Advisory Board legislation

March 19, 2009

Excellent news! This is the New York City Council’s press release containing Mayor Bloomberg’s remarks on Int. 57a, which he signed yesterday: MAYOR BLOOMBERG SIGNS LEGISLATION TO ESTABLISH A BED BUG ADVISORY BOARD Remarks by Mayor Bloomberg at a Public Hearing on Local Laws “The third bill before me is Introductory Number 57-A, sponsored by […]

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