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Posts Tagged: pesticide safety

Disinfectants and Sterilizers: The Lesser-known Pesticides

Did you know that disinfectants and sterilizers are pesticides? Any substance that claims to...

Posted on Monday, September 18, 2023 at 8:44 AM
Tags: antimicrobial (0), cleaning (0), disinfectants (0), health (0), home (0), IPM (0), pest (0), pest management (0), pesticide (0), safety (0), sanitizer (0), schools (0), sterilizer (0), UC IPM (0)
Focus Area Tags: Family, Health, Pest Management

Ivermectin: Pesticide Misuse in Humans

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a Health Advisory recently in response...

Posted on Monday, September 6, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Family, Health, Pest Management

Summertime California Ground Squirrel Management

Summer is upon us so what does that mean for California ground squirrel management? As a...

Posted on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 3:00 PM
Tags: bait (9), Green Bulletin (11), ground squirrel (9), label (10), pest (210), pest management (164), Pest Notes (119), pesticide safety (17), Quinn (17), rodenticide (8), traps (10), UC IPM (405), vertebrate (8), Whitesell (2)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

What You Need to Know About Disinfectant Wipes

As many school students resume in-person classes, some school districts are requesting students...

Posted on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at 10:00 AM
  • Author: Dawn H. Gouge, UA Entomology
  • Author: Shaku Nair, UA Entomology
  • Author: Lynn Rose, NH Environmental Services
  • Author: Mansel Nelson, NAU, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
  • Author: Janet A. Hurley, TAMU, AgriLife Extension
  • Author: Tim Stock, OSU Horticulture
  • Author: Shujuan (Lucy) Li, UA Entomology
  • Author: Virginia McGregor, Scottsdale USD
Tags: coronavirus (9), COVID-19 (8), disinfectants (10), label (10), pesticide safety (17), public health (16), sanitizers (5), UC IPM (405)
Focus Area Tags: Family, Health, Pest Management

The Dangers of Homemade Pest Control Remedies

Instructions for making homemade mixtures to control pests are easy to find online and in social...

Posted on Monday, May 10, 2021 at 4:08 PM
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Family, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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