Regulations

A Simple Change for Pest Control Professionals

“Change is inevitable” as the quote goes, but in the Pest Control industry adapting to the changes that are caused by new laws and label changes seems to be a slower process for some. Examples of recent changes: the limitations and required documentation to use Fumitoxin (and its 100 ft. rule) and the Risk Mitigation [...]

By | 2011-11-01T16:12:35+00:00 November 1st, 2011|Regulations|Comments Off on A Simple Change for Pest Control Professionals

EPA 50 Foot Rule

With Risk Mitigation protocol descending upon us, changing our baiting application to less than 50 feet away from the structure will be the “new” baiting procedure. Having an action plan in place to begin the conversion, and being aware of the various trapping stations, can save you money and may fit into your current program [...]

By | 2011-05-20T20:06:59+00:00 May 20th, 2011|Regulations|Comments Off on EPA 50 Foot Rule

EPA RMD Update

By now, most of us are familiar with the EPA’s Risk Mitigation Decision that was released in 2008. This post is to remind everyone that the deadline for bait changes is June 4. Before reminding everyone what that means, here is a recap of what the RMD entails for professionals and consumers. (This information is [...]

By | 2011-05-20T20:00:23+00:00 May 20th, 2011|Regulations|Comments Off on EPA RMD Update