Posts with the tag: "bed bugs"

Sprague Meets with Senators Cantwell, Murray in Washington, D.C.

March

15

2011

Bed Bug Research, Reducing Regulatory Burdens Top Items for Discussion

Sprague Pest Solutions was in Washington, D.C. this week to encourage support for two important bills impacting our industry and the communities we serve. Company owners Alfred H. Treleven III and Lawrence R. Treleven met with Senators Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray of Washington State to discuss H.R. 872 and H.R. 967. H.R. 872, Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2011, is a bipartisan bill to…

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Tags: bed bugs  |  H.R. 872  |  H.R. 967  |  bed bug  |  bed bug research  |  Prevention and Research Act of 2011

Bed Bug Workshop Coming to Seattle

February

22

2011

Organizations join forces to educate

Last year saw an unprecedented spike in the resurgence of bed bugs, with one in five Americans reporting they have had an infestation or know someone who has encountered bed bugs at home or in a hotel, according to a survey by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA).  In response, the NPMA (National Pest Management Association) has partnered with the American Hotel and Lodging…

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Tags: bed bug detection  |  bed bugs  |  seattle

NPMA RELEASES BED BUG BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES

January

27

2011

In its continuing  effort to offer education and guidance as pest management professionals develop their response to the bed bug pandemic, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) today released its Best Management Practices for Bed Bugs, offering guidelines to help PMPs control bed bugs effectively, responsibly, and safely. Created by the NPMA Blue Ribbon Bed Bug Task Force, a…

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Tags: bed bugs  |  best management practices  |  bed bug detection

Bed Bug Infestations On The Rise In Portland Oregon

December

29

2010

Reports of bed bug problems are on the rise in Portland and throughout the Pacific Northwest and while they may seem like a minor nuisance, these biting insects are actually quite difficult to treat.  They are causing major headaches for hotels and the hospitality industry and are rapidly becoming a significant source of irritation for apartment complexes, school dorms, retail stores and…

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Tags: bed bugs  |  pest control

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