The 2011 Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) aims to prevent contamination of human foods through risk analysis and mitigation strategies. FSMA’s Preventive Controls for Human Food rule significantly affects pest management practices at food distribution centers (DCs) by calling for proactive programs that prevent pest problems before they arisRead more
A PhD candidate at the University of British Columbia says the current rat situation in Vancouver is the thing to be scared of this Halloween.Read more
Cellphone video purportedly showing rodent feces falling from the ceiling of the food court at the Westfield Culver City mall over the weekend has prompted an internal investigation.Read more
If the thought of beady-eyed rodents nauseates you and the actual sight of one scurrying across your kitchen sends you screaming into the street, you might not want to move to Chicago.Read more
There are 70 white mice in individual boxes set like tiles on the floor of a gallery on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. In clear plexiglass cages, designed to be stepped upon, they peer up underfoot in an exhibition exploring phobia.Read more
Your getting bites, but can’t find any bed bugs??!! If you’ve had a really good look and cant find any bed bugs or fecal matter, it may be time to conduct some research to make sure that you REALLY have bed bugs.
Unfortunately, bed bug bites share similar symptoms with several other types of insect bites, and there are a few other insects that look alike. Here are some of the bugs most commonly misdiagnosed as bed bugs.Read more