Latest Bedbug Stories

2014-05-22 06:41:46

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences have channeled their inner MacGyver and devised a cheap and easy way to deal with bedbugs using only common household items. According to Jennifer Viegas of Discovery News, the items required to construct the ingenious new trap cost only about a dollar in all, and the new trap provides a “nearly foolproof” alternative to pesticides and...

Using Kidney Bean Leaves As A Roach Motel For Bedbugs
2013-04-10 07:25:00

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Bedbug infestations have been on the rise in recent years, and a remedy of yore may just be the answer to controlling a large problem from such a little pest, especially since the critters are becoming increasingly resilient against pesticide control. Researchers from the University of California, Irvine and the University of Kentucky (UKY) have rediscovered a type of plant that can be used as a bedbug trap, effectively stopping...

2012-08-02 23:00:42

MyCleaningProducts advised the stocking of Bed Bug Bully to all Olympic-bound travelers. It said that apart from sports enthusiasts from all over the world, bed bugs were also expected to flock the biggest sporting event. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 Bed Bug Bully reviews are more than just rambles of good words from satisfied clients. They are also evidence of the high-quality bed bug elimination that can be delivered by the solution. And so to all London visitors,...

2012-07-14 23:02:25

A recent study said that bed bug activities are at peak during summer months. To help the public counter the pests safely, green cleaning site GreenBeanBuddy said that everyone should use the non-toxic Bed Bug Bully. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 Bed Bug Bully ingredients are safe. And for that, GreenBeanBuddy recommends the use of it to the public, especially during summer when bed bug infestation risk is at highest. The infestation of bed bugs can actually happen any time of the...

2012-07-11 23:00:03

Pest Barrier, a division of Bird Barrier America, Inc., offers a line of green, innovative, revolutionary solutions to the pest management industry. The 2012 Pest Barrier catalog is now available in print and online. Carson, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2012 The 16-page catalog features in-depth descriptions, features and benefits of each product, and shows excellent in-field photography of the products in action. New products in the catalog include the Raptor 357 Magnetic Bait Station, the Magnetic...

2012-07-11 11:30:20

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Biologist Toby Fountain, long fascinated with bedbugs, is leading a study to find out why the infamous insects have spread so much in the last decade. Using DNA fingerprinting techniques, he and his colleagues are attempting to track down the origin of the great bed bug explosion. The global surge in bed bugs, Toby explained, was first documented just after the 2000 Sydney Olympics. “It´s been getting more and more...

2012-07-09 23:01:30

Pest Barrier introduces Cimi-Shield to the pest control industry. Cimi-Shield kills bed bugs on contact has no odor, is non-staining, hypoallergenic and leaves a non-toxic residual in cracks and crevices, and on fabrics like mattresses, box springs, furniture, drapes and carpeting. Independent tests show that the FIFRA 25(b) formula kills for up to 12 months. Carson, CA (PRWEB) July 09, 2012 Cimi-Shield´s active ingredient, Residulen, is derived from soybean oil. All Cimi-Shield...

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