hotel industry

Safer Pest Control Project bed bug training in Chicago and Milwaukee

April 25, 2010

Two bed bug educational events are coming up this week in Chicago and Milwaukee, run by the Safer Pest Control Project. I am reproducing the content of their flyers here, but you can see the originals and register via the SPCC site. Who is this workshop for? • Hotel owners, operators or managers • Landlords […]

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It’s summer in Australia, and the bed bugs are in high gear

December 5, 2008

Bed bugs bite year round, but they breed more quickly in warmer weather. Bed bug expert entomologist Dr. Stephen Doggett of Westmead Hospital spoke to Australia’s Daily Telegraph about the problem, which appears to be as bad down under as anywhere. Calls about the problem increased 4500% from 2000-2006, and “Westmead’s entomology unit had calculated […]

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Tennessee Hotel and Lodging Association: “Bedbugs are really a non-issue”

August 7, 2008

Several articles came out Wednesday about the spread of bed bugs in Nashville, Tennessee, both in hotels and in homes. The Tennesseean reports that the Metro Health Department in Nashville investigates complaints about bed bugs in hotels, and keeps track of them: The Metro Health Department has received 30 complaints of bedbugs at area hotels […]

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